Contributed by NAMPA / AFP.
Australia approves vast Adani coal mine
ATTENTION - ADDS details ///
Sydney, June 13, 2019 (AFP) - Australia approved the construction of a controversial coal mine near the Great Barrier Reef on Thursday, paving the way for a dramatic increase in coal exports.
Drawing a line under a decade of rancorous debate, Queensland's government said it had approved a groundwater management plan for Adani's Carmichael mine -- the last major legal hurdle before construction could ...