The True Costs of Coal
Hear from our Speakers who will discuss the Social, Health and Environmental Impacts we face from burning coal in our communities.
Learn about why these external costs, those that don’t show up on your utility bill but we all pay for in other ways — make coal much more costly than you may have known!
Zach Pierce – Sierra Club’s Beyond Coal Sr. Campaign Representative will discuss the many costs that coal imposes on each resident and business in our community, in addition to providing an overview of the Sierra Club’s BEYOND COAL campaign in Colorado.
Jim Riggins – Retired Air Force Colonel and Energy Expert will discuss the Harvard Study titled “Full Cost Accounting for the Life Cycle of Coal” that details how coal and its waste stream costs the public one-third to one half(1/3 – 1/2) trillion dollars annually!
Join us – Ask Questions – Learn the Facts!!!
Join other community friends for an evening of information and connecting!
* Cash Bar available – join us for a cocktail and some enlightenment!