You can now read 10 articles in a month for free on Read as much as you want anywhere and anytime for just 99¢.

The Boston Globe



EPA policy reflects true cost of coal

Bad news for a war-weary nation. President Obama has initiated a whole new round of hostilities.
He has declared war — and on coal, no less.

At least that’s what we’re hearing from coal-staters and climate-change skeptics.

Loading comments...

You have reached the limit of 10 free articles in a month

Stay informed with unlimited access to Boston’s trusted news source.

  • High-quality journalism from the region’s largest newsroom
  • Convenient access across all of your devices
  • Today’s Headlines daily newsletter
  • Subscriber-only access to exclusive offers, events, contests, eBooks, and more
  • Less than 25¢ a week