Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Students and faculty fight for cuts in coal use

By Sarah Hardy

November 28, 2010

Only 16 miles from the University of Massachusetts campus, nestled in the Pioneer Valley, sits one of the state’s biggest contributers to global warming. The Mt. Tom Power Plant in Holyoke emits over a million tons of carbon...

Let’s go nuclear already

By Yaroslav Mikhaylov

November 14, 2010

The age of fossil fuels will soon be over. The doomsday predictions of all of the world’s oil wells running dry are coming to fruition. Worldwide oil production hit its peak in 2005 and has been declining since, as the world’s oi...