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True Cost of Coal

Not all costs of coal are reflected in the price of electricity.

Not all costs of coal are reflected in the price of electricity.

Mining and burning coal takes human effort and investment, but it also causes other costly effects. By not including these effects in the cost of coal, we miss the true cost of mining and using that coal.

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