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Coal Ash Wednesday: Fact-checking Trump's "Clean Coal" nonsense

Proving my decision to not watch this trainwreck was a wise one: TRUMP: "We have ended the war on beautiful clean coal." THE FACTS: Coal is not clean. According to the Energy Department, more than 83 percent of all major air pollutants — sulfur dioxide, carbon dioxide, toxic mercury and dangerous soot particles — from power plants are from coal, even though coal makes up only 43 percent of the power generation.
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