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Coal for the 70"s

Coal for the 70"s

a Pennsylvania action conference, April 24, 1974, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania : conference proceedings, task force reports, background data.

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Published by Institute of State and Regional Affairs, Pennsylvania State University, Capitol Campus in [Middletown .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Pennsylvania
    • Subjects:
    • Coal -- Pennsylvania -- Congresses.,
    • Coal -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      ContributionsPennsylvania. Governor"s Energy Council.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTN805.P4 C6
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 339 p. :
      Number of Pages339
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4855808M
      LC Control Number75620527

      Brook House Flats, Gorton. Public group. About. Discussion. Members. Events. Videos. Photos. Looks a bit different from how I remember it in the early 70s! But there's no mistaking the" Blackey Brook"!! I felt sorry for the coal man having to carry all that coal up all the stairs in the flats because if you all can remember we keep it. Coal starts as peat, or sections of partially decomposed organic matter that accumulate on the earth’s surface. Over millions of years, the peat is buried and heat and pressure transform it into increasingly pure forms of coal called lignite, sub-bituminous, bituminous, and anthracite coal.. These fossil fuels are limited or nonrenewable resources; after they serve their fuel purpose, .


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