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Red handed: A truck loaded with coal is spotted inside the Ffos-y-Fran opencast mine in South Wales on May 24, months after it was ordered to stop operating Credit: UVAG/Coal Action Network

The UK’s largest opencast coal mine has ‘illegally’ extracted 300,000 tonnes of coal after being ordered to close. ...

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Following Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, plans to expand a coal mine in South Wales are being touted as a way to solve...

Two chairs sit by the side of an empty road. Both have teddies on them.

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Germany may have committed to phasing out coal but that hasn’t stopped mine expansion plans which threaten two villages....

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Isobel Tarr of Coal Action Network speaks to activists at the forefront of the decades-long movement to end...

A child demonstrates against the mining industry's claims that the West Cumbria Mine (and others) are carbon neutral. Credit: Coal Action Network

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Daniel Therkelsen of Coal Action Network looks at how plans for the mine made it this far and how local...

Extinction Rebellion demonstrators sit in structures representing ‘canary in the coal mine’ bird-cages  as others gather during a protest at Banks Group's open-cast coal mine in Bradley, County Durham, Britain February 26, 2020.  REUTERS/Scott Heppell

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Lucy EJ Woods heads to a mining town teaming up with Extinction Rebellion in northeast England.

Fire trucks are seen during a bushfire in Werombi, 50 km southwest of Sydney, Australia, December 6, 2019. AAP Image/Mick Tsikas/via REUTERS

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The fires currently engulfing much of Australian territory are the product of 30 years’ wilful negligence and greed, argues...

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Can we move away from fossil fuels without destroying the communities that rely on them? Sam Adler Bell...

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In order to avoid climate breakdown, over 80 per cent of known fossil-fuel reserves must stay in the ground. Danny...

World’s largest coalmine: Protesters, including First Nations people, blocking the road to Adani’s Abbot Point coal port.

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Australia’s Adani mine must be stopped, argue Tom Anderson and Eliza Egret.

An example of the proposed solar plant for Port Augusta.

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South Australia’s coal-fired powerhouse is going solar, reports ...

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This photo and video gallery surveys just some of the civil disobedience that recently took place in Germany.

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An anti-mining action in the Rhineland coalfields brings hopes for climate change activism. Catherine Nadel...

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Getting the banking sector out of coal can boost ambition at Paris climate summit, says Catalina von Hildebrand....

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Fossil fuel divestment is causing Australia’s elites to sweat, reports Charlie Wood.

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The power outages caused by Typhoon Rammasun highlight a precarious, and dirty, energy situation, says Iris Gonzales...


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