Gasifying coal will allow the facility to store carbon dioxide underground
By Sean Captain
Posted 12.18.2007 at 1:59 pm 6 Comments
FutureGen picks Illinois for carbon-sequestering facility
Coal is almost the perfect fuel. Its cheap and absurdly abundant—especially in the U.S., which has the worlds larges reserves. Theres just that tiny problem of massive climate-altering carbon dioxide emissions. Or is there?
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