With Westpac out, Adani's proposed Carmichael mega coal mine looks in doubt again.
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Jharia, situated in Dhanbad district of Jharkhand, is one of the largest coal mines in India. Once a dense forest populated by tribes, its people and natural bounty were sacrificed at the altar of dev...
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The union for coal miners says the screening process for picking up the potentially lethal black lung disease "is a mess" after revelations up to 1,000 Queensland mine workers could have contracted th...
For not being magnetic, coal is exceptionally polarizing. Some people seem to be tractor-beamed directly into the alluring power of this combustible rock, while others are repelled from it. Depending...
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For the sake of 69,000 Australians dependent on a healthy Reef for their livelihood, for all Australians who love the Reef and want to pass it on to their children, and for the sake of India's poor, the moral choice is clear.
Coal combustion is a public health disaster, contributing to the more than three million world deaths from outdoor air pollution each year.