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  • Coal: A Story of China Sixth Tone

    It is little wonder that in China coal has with the most recent being a late night incident that caused the deaths of 19 miners at an underground mine in

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  • Turkey Tragedy Points to Enduring Coal Mining Risks

    Last year more than 1,000 workers died at Chinese coal mines, according to government figures—a rate exponentially higher than that of the United States, but still an improvement from the 7,000 coal worker deaths China saw in 2002.

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  • Coal: The World's Deadliest Source Of Energy

    The dangers of coal mining are The World's Deadliest Source Of Energy about 13,000 per year in the United States. Estimates for deaths caused by air

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  • Chapter 3. Closing Coal Plants Earth Policy Institute

    Chapter 3. Closing Coal Plants. And in November 2014 China and the United States "China Says it Saw Drops in Coal Mining Accidents and Deaths in 2013

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  • China to shut down 4,300 old coal mines, ban new coal mines

    In December 2015, China announced a three year ban on new coal mine approvals, starting 2016. In the next three years, China will also aim to close 4,300 small and inefficient coal mines, remove outdated production capacity of 700 million metric tons and relocate 1 million workers, local media reported Thursday.

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  • Chile miners' rescue captures Chinese watchers

    · In China, poor safety conditions, a lack of training and the flouting of laws contribute to the high number of deaths. By comparison, the United States had 34 mining deaths in 2009, a record low for the country. In 2008, the United States had 53 mining deaths, according to the U.S. Labor Department.

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  • China claims coal mine deaths down to record low MINING

    Coal mine fatalities in China dropped almost 87% to 931 last year from more than 7,000 casualties registered in the sector in 2002, according to official figures recently disclosed.

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  • BBC News China coal mine blast death toll reaches 92

    At least 92 people are now known to have died in China's worst coal mine accident in two years, state media say. Another 16 miners are missing after the blast at Xinxing pit in Hegang City in Heilongjiang province.

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  • Global Mining Industry In Decline, Both in Value and

    In the first three months of 2016, 36 miners were killed in a gas explosion in Russia, a gas leak in a coal mine in China killed 9 and explosions in Pakistan killed at least 18, among others. Tags: Donald Trump, mining, coal, labor

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  • Trump's coal plan would boost mining jobs, but also

    The United States will continue to "pressure" Russia and China to move "forward" with international sanctions on North Korea, according to the head of the U.S. intelligence community. GoFundMe donations for family of fallen Secret Service agent pass $250,000

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  • China coal mine accidents, death toll decline

    Coal mining safety in China has continued to improve since the beginning of the year, with declines in both accidents and deaths, said the State Administration of Work Safety (SAWS) Tuesday.

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  • China says coal consumption falls for third year

    China's world leading coal consumption fell for the third straight year in 2016, government data showed Tuesday, as the planet's biggest carbon emitter struggles to break its addiction to the heavily polluting fuel.

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  • Flooding traps 180 coal miners in eastern China Reuters

    · The U.S. Department of Labor, for instance, had recorded 14 coal mine deaths as of August 10 this year. Chinese officials estimate that China now suffers 1.485 mine deaths for every million tonnes of coal produced, compared with about 0.04 U.S. deaths for every million tonnes that country produced in 2005.

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  • Trump plan to save coal related jobs, power plants will

    For every 4.5 coal mining jobs supported by the drafted policy, one American would die from the surge in air pollution tied to generating electricity from the fossil fuel, according to modeling by the independent, nonprofit research group Resources for the Future.

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  • The World's Deadliest Profession: Coal Miners Pay for

    Coal mining has always been dangerous. Scores die each year in mining accidents in the US. But this figure pales besides the estimated 20,000 people a year (according to the film) who perish in accidents in China's primitive mines. The government's official numbers are lower, but independent observers like Robin Munro, a human rights activist

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  • China's latest energy megaprojects show coal is really

    According to a recent study, pollution from coal caused 366,000 premature deaths in 2013 in China. In late 2017, the country built a massive floating solar farm on top of a former coal mine that had collapsed and flooded.

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  • Deaths in China coal mine accident News Al Jazeera

    Deaths in China coal mine accident. Rescue workers trying to reach 16 miners trapped in Henan pit after 21 were killed in a gas explosion. 16 Oct 2010 18:28 GMT. Rescuers have located the trapped miners but must clear tonnes of coal dust to reach them [Reuters] At least 21 miners have been killed, with 16 more trapped underground, in a coal mine in China's

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  • India, China buying U.S. coal mines, shale gas fields Grist

    Foreign companies are buying up U.S. coal mines. In a statement on Nov. 12, the chairman of Coal India Ltd., a state controlled entity and the world's largest coal producer, with a near monopoly on Indian coal mining, confirmed that the firm was in talks with several U.S. coal companies to buy stakes in mines throughout the

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  • At least 50 reported to have died in attack on coalmine

    China has increased security in many parts of the restive Xinjiang province following some of the worst violence in months. Photograph: Kevin Frayer/Getty Images At least 50 people died in an attack last month at a coalmine in China's violence prone Xinjiang province, US based Radio Free Asia

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