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Study Materials

Coal: Ancient Gift Serving Modern Man
Booklet from the American Coal Foundation. Complete text is available here.

Glossary of Coal and Mining Terms

Utility Fuel Sources (Color Chart)
This 20-year comparison of fuel sources for America’s electric utilities (source: U.S. Dept. of Energy) clearly demonstrates the country’s reliance on coal.

Dinosaurs and Power Plants
“Energy from the Past for the Future”
U.S. Department of Energy
Office of Fossil Energy
A teacher’s guide supplement of reproducible graphics. Also includes word lists and suggested activities.

Kentucky Coal Facts
1995-1996 Pocket Guide
Prepared by
Kentucky Coal Marketing and Export Council
Cabinet for Economic Development
Kentucky Coal Association
A comprehensive compilation of facts and figures about Kentucky’s coal industry, covering
  • production
  • employment
  • economy
  • markets
  • environment
  • resources

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