Alaskans Banding Together Against Proposed Coal Mine
Sierra Club Compass
JUNE 25, 2014
The proposed Chuitna coal mine in Alaska is the largest climate fight you've never heard of, says Laura Comer of Alaska Beyond Coal. If allowed, the mine would produce more carbon pollution than the proposed Keystone XL tar sands pipeline. "It would be the first mine ever allowed to mine through an active salmon stream," says Laura. "The "This project won't benefit Alaska: This whole Chuitna mine is solely for coal exports.