Dirty coal is desperately trying to clean up it's image. Coal proponents are trying to buy their way into a clean energy future by promoting "high efficiency, low emissions" coal plants. It's time to stop this deception. This fact sheet describes the technologies used to control pollution and improve the efficencies of coal plants.
At each stage of its life cycle, coal pollutes the air we breathe, the water we drink and the land that we depend on. The factsheet describes the impacts of coal mining, preparation, transport and combustion.