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A thirsty business: factoring water into the true cost of coal

The damaging effects of coal are numerous, with reports detailing the link between air pollution from coal-fired plants and asthma, cancer, heart and lung ailments and neurological problems, as well as the environmental phenomena of acid rain and globally climbing temperatures. Credit: Courtesy of Centre for Environmental Rights, photo by James Oatway