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Federal Advisory Panel on Coal Accused of Industry Ties

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Federal Advisory Panel on Coal Accused of Industry Ties

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Federal Advisory Panel on Coal Accused of Industry Ties

Federal Advisory Panel on Coal Accused of Industry Ties

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Environmental groups challenge the make-up of a panel appointed to examine the disposal of coal plant waste, saying the National Academies of Science have allowed panel members who have financial interests in the industry. NPR's Allison Aubrey reports.