Iowa Activists Push Country Beyond Big Coal Milestone - Compass
Sierra Club Compass
JANUARY 28, 2013
» Iowa Activists Push Country Beyond Big Coal Milestone. Last week, the Sierra Club and anybody who loves clean air celebrated a milestone after a landmark settlement in Iowa pushed the total amount of coal generation retired since 2010 in the U.S. There probably wasnt a more fitting place for this to happen than in Iowa, a state where more than a quarter of energy generation comes from renewable wind. Coals days are numbered here in Iowa.". Compass.