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California state rock coal mining hazars many deaths

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Unformatted text preview: ll does clean coal exist? Scrubber- to get rid of so2 as possible- bc sulfer dioxie leads to acid rain, runoof polution, groundwater pollution, didn’t catch on until celan air act- 1970s You can get rid of so2 and co2- this is really important- but to go through this process is very expensive- so, scrubbing out the so2- it will cost twice as much to produce electircty- so is coal competitive with non fossil fule sources- will ind and solar compete if paying for the negative impact of coal on the world- Adsoprtion approach- as gas movin through, it will attach to rocks like serpentine- In california- state rock- Coal mining hazars- many...
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This document was uploaded on 03/20/2014 for the course STIA 102 at Georgetown.

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