Report Examines Hidden Health and Environmental Costs Of Energy Production and Consumption In U.S.

2009-10-28T17:25:13+00:00

A new report from the National Research Council examines and, when possible, estimates "hidden" costs of energy production and use -- such as the damage air pollution imposes on human health -- that are not reflected in market prices of coal, oil, other energy sources, or the electricity and gasoline produced from them.  The report [...]