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Indian conglomerate Adani is set to start construction on the controversial Carmichael coal mine in Queensland, after Australia’s government provided final federal approval for the large-scale project. Plans for the mine – located in Queensland’s Galilee Basin – were first laid out almost a decade ago,...

On Friday December 21st Germany will close its last black coal mine, marking the end of two centuries of coal mining history in the Ruhr region. The Prosper-Haniel colliery, near the Western town of Bottrop, will be formally closed after the final shift is completed by...