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Coal Does More Than Keep the Lights On

Coal Does More Than Keep the Lights On
Some communities in West Virginia say Washingtonians are unaware of the true cost of "mountaintop" mining.  Click to View Photos >>

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Stripping Mountains to Power D.C.
Article | MUD, W.Va. -- This is a place where "moving mountains" is no longer a figure of speech. Here, among the steep green Appalachians, mining companies are moving mountains off their pedestals to get the kind of coal that Washington needs.

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