Originally Posted by Iowanian
I am taking off to go hunting, but I'd be happy to talk about energy, mining and other related topics in depth in another thread later. there are also some other informed individuals on these topics who are members here. You could get at least 3 perspectives on wind energy and I'm sure that many on coal mining in general.
There are several key reasons for mining accidents, some structural or geology related reasons, some caused by human error....explosions to to improper venting of combustible or noxious gases that collect in mines.
When I have more time, I'll try to explain some of it better.
"Not every one that saith unto me, Lord, Lord, shall enter into the kingdom of heaven; but he that doeth the will of my Father ... And then will I profess unto them, I never knew you: depart from me, ye that work iniquity."
"If the people let government decide what foods they eat and what medicines they take, their bodies will soon be in as sorry a state as are the souls of those who live under tyranny." - Thomas Jefferson