Handing a billion dollars to Adani seemed like a really stupid idea.
Then Coal India announced they're closing 37 mines because they can't compete with renewables on cost. And the Indian government said they want a rapid transition to renewable energy and no new coal plants after 2022. Put simply, India doesn't want our coal.
Now handing a billion dollars to Adani seems like a really, REALLY... View details ⇨
It's time for more politicians to admit the bleeding obvious -- a monster coal mine that will guzzle 12 billion litres of water every year, turbocharge global warming and decimate the Reef and 70,000 tourism jobs is not a net positive for Australia.
The Wangan and Jagalingou Traditional Owners Council are taking on a ruthless mining giant. They are taking on a state government and a federal government. They are standing in defiance of Adani and the monster coal mine that threatens their land and culture.