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Troubling Addiction The World Is Failing To Rid Itself of Coal

It is the most CO2 intensive of all fuels and yet consumption of it is rising dramatically, regardless of the climate crisis. We’re burning coal like there is no tomorrow. Why is it proving so difficult to phase out?
DER SPIEGEL 45/2021
SPIEGEL International
Polish union member Dominik Kolorz

Polish union member Dominik Kolorz

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