Coal-fired power stations and health – fact sheet

March 28, 2017

Coal-fired power stations emit a range of toxic substances that have serious impacts on the communities that live near them.

In this fact sheet:

  • Health impacts of air pollution from coal-fired power stations
  • The impact on local communities 
  • The health benefits of reducing air pollution

Read the fact sheet Coal-fired power stations and health (PDF, 767KB)

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