The Health Effects of Coal Electricity Generation in India

Singrauli, India © Nicole Ghio/Sierra Club

Singrauli, India © Nicole Ghio/Sierra Club

Resources for the Future, 2012

India relies on coal to supply 70 percent of its electricity and is likely to continue this dependence for many years to come. In order to help inform pollution control policies in India, this report estimates the health damages due to particulate matter from coal power plants.

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