“Coal is the fastest growing fuel in the world," proclaims Peabody Energy's (BTU +2.5%) Greg...

|About: Peabody Energy Corp. (BTU)|By:, SA News Editor

Coal is the fastest growing fuel in the world," proclaims Peabody Energy's (BTU +2.5%) Greg Boyce, which shouldn't upset anyone because coal is a “catalyst for growth” that brings electricity to the world's impoverished people. Boyce claims a U.S. commitment to clean coal power plant construction could generate 6M jobs and avoid the emission of 440M tons of CO2.