Types of Mining
Prepare for your Mined to be blown! ;)
Surface: Strip, Open pit, Mountain top removal. Surface mining takes place on the surface.
Subsurface: Slope, Drift, Shaft. Underground. Deep.
Mountain top removal
Effects on the Envi: Releases Greenhouse gases. Breaks ground.
How it is done: Carried by truck to a facility, then process, the heated up, then the steam turns turbines, and electricity is generated.