So, mining by dynamite and destruction returns to the Appalachian Mountains. Are we ready for the next environmental disaster as described in Energy at Any Price : Clean Coal?
Unfortunately, the Bush administration repealed a rule that had created buffers around streams where mountaintop-removal waste could not be dumped. Now, coal companies will now be able to flush mining waste wherever they want without violating the Clean Water Act.
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