Successfully reported this slideshow.
We use your LinkedIn profile and activity data to personalize ads and to show you more relevant ads. You can change your ad preferences anytime.
CEDAR Coal Fair The Journey Of Coal
<ul><li>Transportation is how coal gets delivered from the coal mines to the energy plants. </li></ul><ul><li>There are fe...
Coal starts out in the mines. After the mining process is complete, the coal is transferred to the modes of transportation...
One of the main modes of the transportation of coal is  coal trucks . Coal trucks usually travel the highways to take the ...
Trains  are also loaded with coal at the coal plants or the coal is delivered to the trains. Trains complete the process b...
Coal can even travel on water! Trucks deliver coal to  coal barges . The barges deliver the coal to the power plants that ...
The  Power Plant , the final stop on the coal’s journey. The trucks, trains, and barges deliver their coal here. The power...
Overview! Coal Truck Coal Train Coal Barge Power Plant
SOURCES CITED <ul><li>www.gpwrr.com </li></ul><ul><li>belfercenter.ksg.harvard.edu/files </li></ul><ul><li>www.5dt.com </l...
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in …5
×

The Journey of Coal

1,621 views

Published on

Published in: Education, Technology, Business
  • Be the first to comment

The Journey of Coal

  1. 1. CEDAR Coal Fair The Journey Of Coal
  2. 2. <ul><li>Transportation is how coal gets delivered from the coal mines to the energy plants. </li></ul><ul><li>There are few steps in the transportation of coal, and there are few machines you can use to transport coal. </li></ul><ul><li>Without the transportation of coal to the power plants we couldn’t get the energy we need to function in our everyday lives. </li></ul>Transportation
  3. 3. Coal starts out in the mines. After the mining process is complete, the coal is transferred to the modes of transportations, whatever it may be, by loaders .
  4. 4. One of the main modes of the transportation of coal is coal trucks . Coal trucks usually travel the highways to take the coal to its destination, power plants. Coal trucks can also take coal to other modes of transportation. Sometimes these trucks travel great distances, even cross-country.
  5. 5. Trains are also loaded with coal at the coal plants or the coal is delivered to the trains. Trains complete the process by taking the coal delivered to the power plants.
  6. 6. Coal can even travel on water! Trucks deliver coal to coal barges . The barges deliver the coal to the power plants that are located overseas.
  7. 7. The Power Plant , the final stop on the coal’s journey. The trucks, trains, and barges deliver their coal here. The power plant converts the coal into useable energy so we can use it to turn on our lights and our heat. KDCC POWER K D C C
  8. 8. Overview! Coal Truck Coal Train Coal Barge Power Plant
  9. 9. SOURCES CITED <ul><li>www.gpwrr.com </li></ul><ul><li>belfercenter.ksg.harvard.edu/files </li></ul><ul><li>www.5dt.com </li></ul><ul><li>farm3.static.flickr.com </li></ul><ul><li>www.trainnet.org </li></ul>

×