Thursday, May 3, 2012
May 3, 2012: Walking the Walk to Power Past Coal
Ever since Peabody Coal and investors like Goldman Sachs came up with a plan to export tens of millions of tons of coal through the Pacific NW to foreign markets, there’s been opposition. It’s been most vocal in Bellingham, site of a proposed "Gateway Pacific Terminal." But opponents all along the proposed route - including Seattle - are gearing up to "power past coal."