Between 2005 and 2016, the shift away from coal saved an estimated 26,610 lives and 570 million bushels of crops — ScienceDaily

The decommissioning of coal-fired power plants in the continental United States has reduced nearby pollution and its negative impacts on human health and crop yields, according to a new University of California San Diego study. The findings published this week in Nature Sustainability use the U.S. transition in recent years from coal towards natural gas […]