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Comeback Coal

Should burning British coal help secure the UK's future energy supply? The Government thinks so. In an apparent U-turn, it is backing a new wave of opencast mining in spite of fierce opposition from local communities.

But what will be the cost to the countryside, and can coal ever come clean to match our promise to cut carbon emissions?

30 minutes

Last on

Sun 7 Dec 2008 20:30

Credits

Role Contributor
PresenterJeremy Vine
ReporterGerry Northam
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