The True Cost of Coal

How people and the planet are paying the price for the world's dirtiest fuel

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Publication - January 9, 2012
Tonnes of coal is burnt to give us electricity. The extraction of this coal leaves behind a long trail of destruction. Soon, we will run out of this resource as well.

Here's the dirty picture of coal. The damage it does to our planet and our health. It tells us the true cost of coal.

The true cost of coal