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Australia's devotion to coal has come at a huge .Traduire cette page

Iron ore and coal led the way. About the same time, mining's social licence was being challenged by Indigenous Australians, who objected to mining on their traditional lands, and by environmentalists concerned about mining's destructive impact on natural habitats. The miners' response was a concerted public relations campaign to align their interests with the national interest by ...

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McCrory vetoes bill to revive coal ash commission - .Traduire cette page

"The veto and even the veto override and even the expected litigation after that will result in a delay" in getting water to people who live around the coal ash basins, he added.

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Battles Over Mountaintop Coal Mining Rage in .Traduire cette page

24/01/2011 · Mountaintop coal mining -- dubbed "mountaintop removal" by opponents -- scrapes away vegetation and topsoil, then blasts exposed rock to uncover coal seams. Leftover dirt, rock and vegetation is dumped into adjacent valleys. The practice is most heavily used in West ia and eastern Kentucky.

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EPA Proposes Veto of West a's Largest .Traduire cette page

26/03/2010 · "Coal, and coal mining, is part of our nation's energy future, and for that reason EPA has made repeated efforts to foster dialogue and find a responsible .

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EPA May Veto Massive Mountaintop Removal Coal .Traduire cette page

"Coal, and coal mining, is part of our nation's energy future, and for that reason EPA has made repeated efforts to foster dialogue and find a responsible path forward. But we must prevent the significant and irreversible damage that comes from mining pollution–and the damage from this project would be irreversible," said EPA Regional Administrator for the Mid-Atlantic, Shawn Garvin.

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Appeals Court Upholds EPA Veto of Spruce No. 1 .Traduire cette page

19/07/2016 · The coal industry and the state of West ia challenged the veto, asserting that EPA could only block a permit before issuance—even though the law specifically gives the EPA the authority to veto a mining waste discharge "whenever" it would have adverse environmental impact. A federal district judge sided with the industry, but was overturned by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C ...

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Federal Court Upholds EPA Veto of Spruce .Traduire cette page

30/09/2014 · In January 2011, the EPA decided to veto the Spruce No. 1 Mine permit based on robust science showing the irreparable harm that would occur if the mining company were allowed to permanently bury and pollute natural headwater streams with mining waste. The permit would have allowed the Mingo Logan coal company to bury and destroy over six miles of pristine mountain streams under mining .

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Groups urge Tenn. governor to veto coal mining .Traduire cette page

12/04/2018 · Groups urge Tenn. governor to veto coal mining bill <— Posted April 12, 2018 at 3:36 pm . A paddler enjoys one of many outstanding rivers in East Tennessee. Nashville, Tenn. – Today, 20 environmental and community organizations delivered a letter to Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam urging him to veto legislation approved by the state House that would significantly weaken protections .

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RECLAIM Act To Boost Coal Communities Passes .Traduire cette page

02/07/2020 · The components specifically geared towards coal communities are the RECLAIM Act and the reauthorization of the Abandoned Mine Lands Fund, both of which have long been on the wish list for regional advocacy groups. The RECLAIM Act would invest $1 billion in cleaning up land and water polluted by coal mining, and would help turn old mine lands into economic engines in a region long .

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Mining: The EPA Vetoes a Proposed Mountaintop .Traduire cette page

13/01/2011 · Coal and coal mining are part of our nation's energy future and EPA has worked with companies to design mining operations that adequately protect our nation's waters. We have a responsibility under the law to protect water quality and safeguard the people who rely on clean water. To understand why the EPA made this decision—only the 12th time the agency has ever used its Clean .

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Justice Signs Coal, Campaign Finance Bills; Vetoes ...Traduire cette page

He says the bill is aimed at saving thermal coal mining jobs across the state. It will reduce the tax rate from 5 percent to 3 percent over three years and translates to a $60 million annual loss in revenue upon full implementation, according to a fiscal note from state revenue officials. "We can't do without these jobs -- there's no way around it," Justice said in an interview following ...

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Wyoming Gov. Mark Gordon Vetoes Bill ... - Mining .Traduire cette page

Gov. Mark Gordon has blocked Wyoming lawmakers from hiring a private attorney to sue Washington state and its Gov. Jay Inslee over a coal port terminal.. A bill that survived the recent legislative session would have greenlighted $250,000 to go after Washington regarding the Millennium Bulk Terminals coal port — a proposal that's been essentially frozen by failing to obtain a state water ...

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BHP urges investors to veto resolution against coal ...Traduire cette page

BHP urges investors to veto resolution against coal lobbying. 2 Min Read . MELBOURNE (Reuters) - Mining giant BHP Group Ltd urged shareholders on Thursday to vote against a resolution that would ...

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Appeals Court Upholds EPA Veto of Spruce No. 1 .Traduire cette page

19/07/2016 · The coal industry and the state of West ia challenged the veto, asserting that EPA could only block a permit before issuance—even though the law specifically gives the EPA the authority to veto a mining waste discharge "whenever" it would have adverse environmental impact. A federal district judge sided with the industry, but was overturned by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C ...

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Coal in Turkey - WikipediaTraduire cette page

Coal supplies over a quarter of Turkey's primary energy. The heavily subsidised coal industry generates over a third of the country's electricity and emits a third of Turkey's greenhouse gases.Every year, thousands of people die prematurely from coal-related causes, the most common of which is local air pollution.. Most coal mined in Turkey is lignite (brown coal), which is more polluting than ...

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EPA to "Veto" Its Own Veto Authority under the .Traduire cette page

Recent examples include EPA's proposed preemptive veto of a high-profile copper and gold mining project near Bristol Bay, Alaska in 2014 (which remains pending), and its 2011 retroactive veto of a coal mining project in Logan County, West ia.

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Surface mining veto sustained. [16 Jun 1975] .Traduire cette page

Surface mining veto sustained. [16 Jun 1975] Full Record; Other Related Research; Authors: Cook, Jr, C F Publication Date: Tue Jul 01 00:00:00 EDT 1975 OSTI Identifier: 5137606 Resource Type: Journal Article Journal Name: Min. Congr. J.; (United States) Additional Journal Information: Journal Volume: 61:7 Country of Publication: United States Language: English Subject: 29 ENERGY PLANNING ...

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Resource development and landholders' rights: a .Traduire cette page

The basic purpose of the Landholders' Right to Refuse (Gas and Coal) Bill 2013 is to provide landholders with an absolute veto over the exploration and development of unconventional gas and coal mining on food-producing land, should a landholder wish to exercise it. Landholders' Right to Refuse (Gas and Coal.

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Groups urge Tenn. governor to veto coal mining bill ...Traduire cette page

12/04/2018 · Groups urge Tenn. governor to veto coal mining bill <— Posted April 12, 2018 at 3:36 pm . A paddler enjoys one of many outstanding rivers in East Tennessee. Nashville, Tenn. – Today, 20 environmental and community organizations delivered a letter to Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam urging him to veto legislation approved by the state House that would significantly weaken protections .

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McCrory vetoes bill to revive coal ash commission - .Traduire cette page

"The veto and even the veto override and even the expected litigation after that will result in a delay" in getting water to people who live around the coal ash basins, he added.

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