New Coal Plant Shows Promise and Problems

As most energy companies work to expand the use of alternative energy sources, one company is expanding its use of a traditional resource: coal. Southern Co (SO) is spending billions…

Clean Coal Could be the Solution to Global Warming

The damaging effects that result from burning coal may soon be nonexistent.  It took scientists from Ohio State University 15 years and $5 million, but the clean coal technique has…

Is This the End of Coal-Fired Power Plants?

 It is public knowledge that roughly 50 percent of the United States’ electricity is produced by burning coal. Although it is an abundant and inexpensive resource, it can be quite…