‘Fossil fuels are dead,’ says CSX railroad chief: no more new trains for coal, ever

Coal trains by Flickr user Kimon Berlin (Used under CC License)The industrial revolution that began around 1750 was powered in large part by coal, and the carbon-rich fuel had 200 good years after that. By the middle of the last century, however, serious studies had begun of its deleterious effects on human health—and that was before the climate-change impact of human emissions of carbon dioxide became…

from http://www.greencarreports.com/news/1111824_fossil-fuels-are-dead-says-csx-railroad-chief-no-more-new-trains-for-coal-ever

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