Give trees a chance It will take about two weeks to pump the amount of carbon-dioxide equivalent to three hours of coal-power emission into a basalt formation. [“A fix for global warming under our feet?”, page one, July 27.] Can anyone tell me how many acres of trees we could plant in that time instead?…More
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Pollution should be main focus of debate With all the talk of long waits at crossings and jobs that will be produced with coal terminals, I find it amazing that no one addresses the elephant in the room. [“Coal, jobs and climate change the debate,” Business, July 7.] By shipping tons of coal to China so…More