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Acid rain won't boom the West's coal

Archived Article - September 19, 1983 by Ed Marston

Although the passage of the Clean Air Act in 1970 created higher demand for low-sulfur coal, quadrupling Western coal production in a decade, the 1980s acid rain legislation won't have the same effect. Download entire issue to view this article: http://www.hcn.org/issues/15.17/download-entire-issue

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