future coal mining will be, it is appropriate to have a look at whether there will be a coal industry in the future. ... It is a logical energy source and our challenge is to exploit this energy source safely and convert it in an economic and environmentally acceptable way.
Now our children's future is being exploited as coal companies are looking for a generational workforce. Many of today's coal miners are so caught up in making high wages they don't care about it and aren't doing a damn thing to make sure our children have a better future than coal mining.