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Climate change and fossil fuels

Climate change and fossil fuels.

This article, published by the MRS Energy & Sustainability journal, examines the various forms of climate risk facing the fossil fuel industry, finding that the coal industry is at greater risk of being targeted by climate-related regulation amid decreasing social acceptances of its use, while the oil industry faces reduced risks due to its lack of substitutes: http://bit.ly/2o0Aakl.