The Fossil Fuel Industry Just Had a Really, Really Bad Day

Major disasters hit oil and gas operations in W. Virginia, Pennsylvania and N. Dakota.


Disastrous Day in Fossil Fuels: WV coal slurry spill, PA gas well explosion, ND gas explosion (via Desmogblog)

West Virginia officials are reporting that, a coal slurry line at the Kanawha Eagle Prep Plant, which belongs to Patriot Coal, ruptured and spilled an unknown amount of the toxic byproduct from the coal mining and preparation process into the Kanawha…


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