Climate push scares coal country
Ghost towns and dead jobs envisioned by policy critics
Posted: July 7, 2013 at 2:52 a.m.
COLSTRIP, Mont. — After several years of taking a beating from the poor economy, new pollution rules and a flood of cheap natural gas, the coal industry began a rebound this year as mining projects moved forward in the Western U.S. and demand for the fuel began to rise, especially in Asia.
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Business, Pages 63 on 07/07/2013