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Tag: "Carmichael coal mine"

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Adani’s ‘pit-to-plug strategy’ is fraying at both ends

Adani’s ‘pit-to-plug strategy’ is fraying at both ends

‘Defer, delay and pray’ appear to be the unspoken new watchwords for the company that would build the Carmichael Coal Project.

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The myth that Adani coal is boom or bust for Queensland economy

The myth that Adani coal is boom or bust for Queensland economy

Adani Power’s latest big loss underlines the fact that its Carmichael coal project makes no sense. One myth is that the local economy would be devastated if the mine doesn’t go ahead. But it’s simply not true, given the huge pipeline of solar, wind, storage, biofuel and battery manufacturing projects.

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Fact check: Is Australian coal really cleaner than Indian coal? And does it even matter?

Fact check: Is Australian coal really cleaner than Indian coal? And does it even matter?

If India uses coal from Adani’s Carmichael coal mine in Australia, how much less CO2 will be emitted? And is this even relevant in a market that is shifting so rapidly to renewables?

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Turnbull slammed for "sucking up" to Adani, as business pushes 50-year life for coal plants

Turnbull slammed for “sucking up” to Adani, as business pushes 50-year life for coal plants

PM lambasted for “sucking up” to Adani during India visit, and putting coal exports ahead of the Great Barrier Reef.

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Qld accused of "indefensible and reckless" support of Carmichael coal mine

Qld accused of “indefensible and reckless” support of Carmichael coal mine

Green groups say latest Queensland govt move to fast-track Carmichael coal mine development “indefensible” and “reckless.”

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Coalition's transition plan: Build a new mega coal mine

Coalition’s transition plan: Build a new mega coal mine

Coalition gives priority to new coal mine as part of “economic transition”, explaining why new report ranks Coalition just 11/100 on environment and energy issues.

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Australia's coal export plans will eclipse climate commitment: report

Australia’s coal export plans will eclipse climate commitment: report

Greenpeace report says Australia’s “race to the bottom” strategy to grow coal exports by more than 60% will erase the benefit of its Paris climate target nearly seven times over.

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Coalition wants to build 1.2GW coal plant, using climate funds

Coalition wants to build 1.2GW coal plant, using climate funds

As new modelling emerges for 100% renewable Australia, Coalition repeats desire to build massive Queensland coal plant, use climate funds to help pay for it.

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Would Australia's Future Fund really provide cheap finance to Carmichael coal?

Would Australia’s Future Fund really provide cheap finance to Carmichael coal?

Could Australia’s sovereign wealth fund be the key source of finance that enables Adani’s Carmichael mega coal mine in the Galilee Basin?

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Adani hits panic button over Carmichael coal mine

Adani hits panic button over Carmichael coal mine

Just as Adani’s demand of Turnbull is ham-fisted, his sense of timing is symptomatic of why the project is in deep, deep trouble.

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Graph of the Day: Carmichael coal mine to take big chunk of carbon budget

Graph of the Day: Carmichael coal mine to take big chunk of carbon budget

New report offers a whole lot of context for the huge climate threat posed by the federal government approved Carmichael coal mine.