Around the world, 1.2 people live in extreme poverty, lacking access to electricity. Malnourishment will claim the lives of 1.4 million this year. And more than 2.5 billion people live without clean drinking water and sanitation. Access to modern energy sources is the key to sustainable social and economic development.
Wyoming coal can have a positive impact in communities around the globe.
As we talk about climate change, can we also recognize that although heat deaths may increase, the number of deaths due to cold will also drop at a rate resulting in fewer deaths? Can we also talk about the science of increased CO2 emissions and increased precipitation that make our earth greener by increasing global biomass by up to 40%? Let’s have all the facts and a balanced conversation.