Tagged: Coal Mining Fatalities

Reflections on Coal Mining - Shaken Not Stirred

Jesse Dykstra Nov 30, 2010

An Important Fossil Fuel Coal is a rock that forms under intense pressure and high temperatures when plant material is buried under younger sediments over periods of millions of years. The resulting mineral has a very high concentration of carbon, and therefore is an important source of energy. Coal is the most abundant fossil fuel on … Read More