Power and Smoke: A Nation Built on Coal (2011)

posted Mar 27, 2011, 5:10 PM by Stephanie Hankerson


This audio-documentary looks at the roots of America's addiction to coal, and shows how our fuel choices changed American culture and history.The production of electricity in America pumps out more greenhouse gases than all of our cars, trucks, planes, and ships combined, and half of our electricity comes from burning coal.

Download the radio program.