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Coal Industry Report On Social Cost Of Carbon Relies On Climate Science Denial

The group's latest “landmark report” claims the benefits to society of putting extra carbon dioxide into the atmosphere massively outweigh the costs. Surely the message should be, "burn baby, burn"?
Coal Industry Report On Social Cost Of Carbon Relies On Climate Science Denial
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Via Desmogblog:

Thu, 2014-02-06 19:34Graham Readfearn

The American Coalition for Clean Coal Electricity (ACCCE) seems a confusing and confused organisation of major coal miners and burners - even if you only consider its oxymoronic title.

When the industry group was launched in 2008, the message was that coal — the largest source of greenhouse gas emissions from fossil fuel burning globally — could be part of the future.

“I believe we can limit greenhouse gases,” declared one of the wholesome American citizens depicted in the ACCCE television adverts.

One can only presume that the ACCCE ...

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