Oakland’s War Over a Coal Export Terminal Plays Out in Court

Inside Climate News
The export war between Western coal-producing states that want their coal to reach new markets and Pacific Coast states that don't want the pollution or climate consequences of shipping it ..."Coal is a toxic fossil fuel that harms wildlife and people, and burning coal continues to worsen the planet's climate crisis," said Sejal Choksi-Chugh, San Francisco Baykeeper's executive director. "That's why we were in court today, to stand up to the polluting coal industry and say we've had enough. For the good of the bay, our communities and our planet, let's keep coal in the ground."