An Eulogy For The Industrial Revolution's Power Source

The capitalist world has little time for nostalgia, as its primary mission is making money, but a recent pronouncement out of Britain is sounding the incipient death knell for a power source that fuelled Britain’s Industrial Revolution, and, by extension, the modern capitalist world. INING group UK Coal is currently in discussions to shutter Britain’s biggest remaining coal mining pit. Nothing personal - INING group UK Coal wants to restructure its business. The potential cost, for those on the coal face is hundreds of jobs. The balance…

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