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In the United States, coal is used to generate more than half of all the electricity produced. Mining companies develop and carry out plans to minimize impacts on air, land, water and wildlife. The NRC staff has reviewed the SAR and other information submitted in support of the license application, which includes information required by 10 CFR 63.21(c)(1) and (9), and finds, with reasonable expectation, that relevant requirements of 10 CFR 63.114 and 10 CFR 63.342 are satisfied.

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Publisher: The MIT Press; 1 edition (April 24, 2015)

ISBN: 0262029065

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