[Marxism] New studies show gas has worse climate footprint than coal

Stuart Munckton stuartmunckton at gmail.com
Tue Feb 19 23:51:33 MST 2013


As the fossil fuel lobby tells it, natural gas — in chemical terms, almost
all methane — is clean and green. Burn it in a modern power plant, and per
unit of electricity produced, only about half as much carbon dioxide is
sent up the exhaust stack compared to good-quality coal.

http://www.greenleft.org.au/node/53313

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