popovich http://mrc.org/taxonomy/term/15908/all en Foreign Unrest Raises Energy Worries, but Media Put Down Coal http://mrc.org/articles/foreign-unrest-raises-energy-worries-media-put-down-coal <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/julia-seymour">Julia A. Seymour</a> </div> </div> </div> <ul> </ul> <p>-<strong>The coal industry not only gets attacked by the media for being a "dirty" fossil fuel, it rarely gets positive coverage because the networks focus on disasters. Since Jan. 1, 2010, nearly 80 percent of the broadcast network stories about coal were related to tragic mining accidents. Only 14 percent of stories mentioned coal in any context other than a mine disaster or natural disaster that affected mining.</strong></p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/articles/foreign-unrest-raises-energy-worries-media-put-down-coal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Business Business Energy Government International Media 2008 2010 2011 action agency anti bankrupt bmi called clean Coal country coverage disaster Disasters electric electricity environmental EPA fuel industry jan jobs mentions Mine mining network networks news obama oil percent permit popovich power prices spill spruce stories story told water years Fri, 11 Feb 2011 02:45:00 +0000 admin 27538 at http://mrc.org