The end of cheap coal

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New forecasts suggest that coal reserves will run out faster than many believe. Energy policies relying on cheap coal have no future, say Richard Heinberg and David Fridley.

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Heinberg, R., Fridley, D. The end of cheap coal. Nature 468, 367–369 (2010) doi:10.1038/468367a

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