Tuesday, February 19, 2013

Government Not to Blame for Coal Industry Ills

During the presidential campaign last fall, a single message was repeated endlessly in Appalachian coal country: President Barack Obama and his Environmental Protection Agency, critics said, had declared a ?war on coal? that was shuttering U.S. coal-fired power plants and putting coal miners out of work. Not so, according to a detailed new analysis of coal plant finances and economics.

http://www.wired.com/wiredscience/2013/02/coal-industry-analysis


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