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IG: Undervalued coal leases cost U.S. $62 million

BILLINGS, Mont. — A government report says leases on publicly owned coal are undervalued and have cost the U.S. $62 million in potential lost revenues. Tuesday's report from the Department of Interior Inspector General recommends that the government take quick action to strengthen its coal sales program to prevent further losses. The report says undervaluing the fuel ...