Coal Use Shrinking [EIA]

Over the next 25 years, the projected coal share of overall electricity generation falls to 39 percent, well below the 49-percent share seen as recently as 2007, because of slow growth in electricity demand, continued competition from natural gas and renewable plants, and the need to comply with new environmental regulations,

EIA’s “Hunt for the Whalers”

EIA’s film is understated and compelling, with an investigative story-line – tracking the illegally hunted meat from Iceland to the markets of Japan.  But nowhere is its impact greater than in the video documenting the modern, 21st century whaling station and the activities of its employees, overseen by Loftsson, as they unload their cargo and wield their knives.