coal development http://mtpr.org en Bullock: burning coal will continue into the foreseeable future http://mtpr.org/post/bullock-burning-coal-will-continue-foreseeable-future <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change released <a href="http://ipcc-wg2.gov/AR5/images/uploads/IPCC_WG2AR5_SPM_Approved.pdf" target="_blank">its latest report</a> at the end of March.</span></p><p>The panel, established by the United Nations, continues to point to the vast majority of scientific research indicating human activity is a primary driver of our warming global climate.</p><p>In Montana, research suggests a future with lower mountain snowpack, hotter drier summers, and more severe wildfires.</p> Tue, 08 Apr 2014 19:00:13 +0000 Dan Boyce 17345 at http://mtpr.org Bullock: burning coal will continue into the foreseeable future Coal terminal exec says shipping coal to Asia won't harm environment http://mtpr.org/post/coal-terminal-exec-says-shipping-coal-asia-wont-harm-environment <p>American coal companies want to vastly increase their sale of coal to Asia, including coal from Montana, but that requires a new coal export terminal to be built on the west coast to handle the shipments. Tue, 06 Aug 2013 17:33:19 +0000 Sally Mauk 6418 at http://mtpr.org Coal terminal exec says shipping coal to Asia won't harm environment