Is coal a good energy source?

Made by the No-Coal group!

Here are some reasons why coal isn't a good energy source

1- nonrenewable

2- can cause global warming

3- costs lots of $$ to transport

4- coal plants release more radiation than nuclear plants

5- coal burning can cause acid rain

6- MAJOR health risk, can cause asthma and lung cancer

7- coal ash is a hazard and a disposal problem

Coal miners:

Aren't very safe in the mines.

Get sick very often

Work hours daily

So, is coal a good energy source?