Tag: global warming

All Coal Goes Back to…Portland, Oregon?

Meet Pacificorp, a utility company that owns and operates more coal-fired power plants than anyone else in the American West and that happens to be headquartered, of all places, in Portland, Oregon. Which is kind of odd because when I think of coal, the last thing that comes […]

Moving Beyond Coal Exports

Those who know me know that I’m pretty skeptical about all the hype over coal exports. While it’s true that exports have increased, the vast (and I mean vast) majority of coal mined in the U.S. is still burned in this country. ┬áIn fact, the latest from the […]