The Policy Setting for Coal Fires: Indicators for Government Action

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Coal and Peat Fires: A Global Perspective, Volume 1: Coal – Geology and Combustion, Vol: 1

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McCurdy, Karen M.
Elsevier Press
Coal; Coal fires; Government action; Policy; Political Science; Academic Units, Behavioral & Social Sciences, Political Science & International Studies, Faculty Publications
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A reference volume for the international coal and peat fire research community, that includes geoscientists and engineers. The article establishes the policy setting for coal fires, explaining why some governments will take action to ameliorate naturally occurring and man-made fires while others will not.