Appendix 2: Environmental and Social Impacts of Mining

Appendix 2: Environmental and Social Impacts of Mining This appendix is meant to provide a brief review of the literature with regard to environmental and social impacts from mining, as well as key regulatory issues.

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Publications - Research and Dialogue on the Future of Coal

Overview of available publications: Synthesis report of the Coal Transition project, September 2018; Coal Transition in China National Report, September 2018

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Key Facts : Coal Train Facts

There are currently plans to develop the largest coal export facility in North America at Cherry Point, in northwest Washington state. The Gateway Pacific Terminal, a project of Pacific International Terminals, would be owned by SSA Marine, which is owned by Carrix, partnered with Goldman Sachs.

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Coal market & pricing | World Coal Association

Coal is a global industry, with coal mined commercially in over 50 countries and used in over 70. Coal is readily available from a wide variety of sources in a well-supplied worldwide market.

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Earth Life – Earth Life

Coal Industry. The continued burning of coal is literally cooking our planet. Its time to end our addiction to coal and embrace a truly clean energy future.

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WOA! - Impacts and Carrying Capacity

The human impact on natural ecosystems has reached dangerous levels, even significantly altering the Earth's basic chemical cycles, says a new report, World Resources 2000-2001: People and Ecosystems, The Fraying Web of Life.

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Coal - Wikipedia

Coal is a combustible black or brownish-black sedimentary rock usually occurring in rock strata in layers or veins called coal beds or coal seams.The harder forms, such as anthracite coal, can be regarded as metamorphic rock because of later exposure to elevated temperature and pressure.

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Earth Life – Earth Life

Coal Industry. The continued burning of coal is literally cooking our planet. Its time to end our addiction to coal and embrace a truly clean energy future.

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Centre for Environmental Rights – Advancing Environmental ...

Why the coal-fired power station IPPs are unlikely to get out of the starting-blocks. 20 September 2018. One of the key objectives of the Life After Coal Campaign (consisting of Earthlife Africa, the Centre for Environmental Rights, and groundWork) is to discourage the development of any new coal-fired power stations, which would lock South Africa into further dependence on dirty, expensive ...

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groundWork Homepage

groundWork is a non-profit environmental justice service and developmental organization working primarily in Southern Africa in the areas of Climate & Energy Justice, Coal, Environmental Health, Global Green and Healthy Hospitals, and Waste.

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U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) - Coal

Energy Information Administration - EIA - Official Energy Statistics from the U.S. Government

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Appendix 2: Environmental and Social Impacts of Mining

Appendix 2: Environmental and Social Impacts of Mining This appendix is meant to provide a brief review of the literature with regard to environmental and social impacts from mining, as well as key regulatory issues.

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Appendix 2: Environmental and Social Impacts of Mining

Appendix 2: Environmental and Social Impacts of Mining This appendix is meant to provide a brief review of the literature with regard to environmental and social impacts from mining, as well as key regulatory issues.

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Key Facts : Coal Train Facts

There are currently plans to develop the largest coal export facility in North America at Cherry Point, in northwest Washington state. The Gateway Pacific Terminal, a project of Pacific International Terminals, would be owned by SSA Marine, which is owned by Carrix, partnered with Goldman Sachs.

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Impacts of Mining | Oxfam Australia

Impacts of Mining. Mining can impact local communities both positively and negatively. While positive impacts such as employment and community development projects are important, they do not off-set the potential negatives.

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Resgen - Home - Resource Generation

The Waterberg coalfield is the next viable source of remaining coal in South Africa. Construction site office and 1 320-person camp built

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Mining Safety | Mining Health and Safety Legislation in South ...

Definitions. For purposes of regulation 10.1, unless the context indicates otherwise- "certified" means type tested, batch tested or produced under an approved product certification scheme, as described in South African National Standard ARP 0108 "Regulatory requirements for explosion protected apparatus";

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WOA! - Impacts and Carrying Capacity

The human impact on natural ecosystems has reached dangerous levels, even significantly altering the Earth's basic chemical cycles, says a new report, World Resources 2000-2001: People and Ecosystems, The Fraying Web of Life.

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Full Disclosure – the truth about mining rehabilitation in ...

The Centre for Environmental Rights' (CER's) latest Full Disclosure report analyses disclosures by eleven listed mining companies about their financial provision for environmental rehabilitation, i.e. the money that mining companies must set aside to rehabilitate the environmental damage they cause.

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Mining Prospectus

Mining Prospectus has technical articles and case studies covering the exploration, extracting, refining, beneficiation and transportation of all mining commodities such as oil, natural gas and typical open-pit, alluvial and subterranean ore and minerals in Africa.

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Resgen - Home - Resource Generation

The Waterberg coalfield is the next viable source of remaining coal in South Africa. Construction site office and 1 320-person camp built

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POLICY GAP 9 - Bench Marks

iii This report provides an overview of such serious negative impacts of coal mining in South Africa and primarily focuses on the central basin in Mpumalanga.

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groundWork Homepage

groundWork is a non-profit environmental justice service and developmental organization working primarily in Southern Africa in the areas of Climate & Energy Justice, Coal, Environmental Health, Global Green and Healthy Hospitals, and Waste.

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POLICY GAP 9 - Bench Marks

iii This report provides an overview of such serious negative impacts of coal mining in South Africa and primarily focuses on the central basin in Mpumalanga.

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Environmental impact of the coal industry - Wikipedia

The environmental impact of the coal industry includes issues such as land use, waste management, water and air pollution, caused by the coal mining, processing and the use of its products.

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