Archive 2004 1223 New coal plants bury 'Kyoto' New greenhouse-gas emissions from China, India, and the US will swamp cuts from the Kyoto treaty. By Mark Clayton, Staff writer of The Christian Science Monitor / December 23, 2004 Next up In Gear Is the writing on the wall for U.S. coal? EPA issues new rule on greenhouse gas emissions: Where does that leave coal? Coal is having a terrible year. Is this the beginning of the end?