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Energy Consultant, KeyLogic

B.A., 1974, History, Rutgers University M.A., 1977, Public Policy, Lyndon Baines Johnson School of Public Affairs, University of Texas at AustinExpertise: Electric power and fuel marketsStan has...

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Coal is dying in America, the victim of obsolescence and development of more efficient, less polluting technologies. It's time to let it go.

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Matt Chester on Oct 27, 2020

Love the analogy-- just like you still can use typewriters to write a book or VHS tapes to enjoy a movie, coal still can be used to generate power. But just because you can use them and because you have a fond memory of the time when you did, doesn't mean it makes any sense to eschew the modern advances that can serve the same function better

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