Longwall Mining

Powered by Cincopa Video Hosting.Watch the Impacts of Coal Mining in Illinois Photos are from EJC delegations to central and southern Illinois Learn more about longwall mining and the impacts of coal on Illinois communities by watching the video below, and visiting: Illinois Coal Hidden Costs Who’s Behind the Scenes “Clean Coal”?  It Doesn’t Exist!
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Hidden Costs of a Mainstream Lifestyle

And … You thought it was inexpensive! In our modern world of electric cars, convenience appliances and instant communication, clean, reliable and inexpensive electricity is our everyday lifeline to a high functioning society. Yet, coal continues to generate a significant amount of the electricity used by Illinois residents. In fact, coal-powered electricity is essential to
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New Math for Coal Mine Violations

Read the latest in Illinois coal politics  … The Illinois Department of Natural Resources said that 624 water permit violations “racked up” by one of the worst mine operator polluters in the state would be considered as ONE SINGLE VIOLATION when this agency decides whether or not to renew the mining permit.   Outrage over
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