The majority of Alberta’s electricity is generated by coal fired plants. The research is now clear that burning coal comes with substantial human health costs. In Alberta alone coal causes over 100 fatalities and more than 4,000 asthma symptom days every year. Come hear Dr. Alan Lockwood, an internationally respected authority on the health impacts of coal, speak to the realities and possibilities of a coal power phase-out in Alberta. There will be presentations in both Edmonton (Sept. 29) and Calgary (Sept. 30).
Phasing Out Coal in Alberta: A Healthy Decision – Sept. 29 & 30, 2014