New Coal Plants Bury Kyoto
Coal (and of course oil) will be the death of the Planet. There is no such things as clean coal – you can not use it without emitting carbon dioxide. If all the coal in the world gets burned the climate will collapse.
New coal plants bury 'Kyoto' | csmonitor.com
The official treaty to curb greenhouse-gas emissions hasn't gone into effect yet and already three countries are planning to build nearly 850 new coal-fired plants, which would pump up to five times as much carbon dioxide into the atmosphere as the Kyoto Protocol aims to reduce…
By 2012, the plants in three key countries – China, India, and the United States – are expected to emit as much as an extra 2.7 billion tons of carbon dioxide, according to a Monitor analysis of power-plant construction data. In contrast, Kyoto countries by that year are supposed to have cut their CO2 emissions by some 483 million tons.