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Germany's Hambach forest pits big coal against the environment

An ancient forest near Cologne has been occupied by activists for the past six years and become a symbol of resistance against coal energy in Germany, a country that despite its green reputation remains heavily reliant on this dirtiest of fossil fuels.

Op-Ed: German court rules in favor of destroying forest for coal mine

On Friday, Cologne, Germany's administrative court ruled in favor of energy company RWE, saying an ancient forest near the Belgian border can be chopped down to allow for expansion of a lignite coal strip mine.
 

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Total greenhouse gas emissions by countries (including international aviation and indirect CO2  excl...
Total greenhouse gas emissions by countries (including international aviation and indirect CO2, excluding LULUCF), 1990 - 2015 (million tonnes of CO2 equivalents).
Eurostat
Lignite mine  Turów   Poland.
Lignite mine "Turów", Poland.
Anna Uciechowska
RWE s open-pit lignite coal mine is the largest in Europe.
RWE's open-pit lignite coal mine is the largest in Europe.
RWE Energy
Screengrab from Reuters video of Poland s Belchatow power plant  Europe s largest polluter.
Screengrab from Reuters video of Poland's Belchatow power plant, Europe's largest polluter.
Reuters
Lignite mine Bełchatów  Poland. This is an opencast  or open-pit coal mine.
Lignite mine Bełchatów, Poland. This is an opencast, or open-pit coal mine.
MaKa

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