Originally Posted by Alex Mackinnon
It's great to see that our beloved mayor doesn't know the difference between metallurgical coal and thermal coal.
Most of the stuff leaving BC gets turned into steel, which is why we can afford to ship it so far. Thermal coal for the most part isn't worth shipping very far and generally gets burnt for power as close to the mine as possible.
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If it isn't unicorn tears or elf farts, then of course we should knee-jerk everything else. <sarcasm off>