Mr. Coal Waste goes to Washington,

C Robb W. 444°

This time it's 4000 gallons of toxic coal ash slurry from a ruptured pipeline flowing directly into the Potomac and headed for DC. Read more at NRDC Switchboard
http://switchboard.nrdc.org/blogs/paltman/coal_...

Thanks to 1Sky on Twitter for the heads up.

1 reply

Aypz K.

1. What are the latest developments in CO2 sequestration at coal plants? I understand that there are a few pilot plants world over, but do you think the existing capture processes – pre-combustion, post-combustion and oxy-fuel combustion – along with the storage ideas (saline aquifers or depleted oil fields for EOR) will do the job?

http://www.eai.in/ref/fe/coa/coa.html

Written in July 2010

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