Lignite Mine Operated by Czech Coal AS As Expansion Threatens Local Towns : News Photo

Lignite Mine Operated by Czech Coal AS As Expansion Threatens Local Towns

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Mining machinery excavates lignite, also known as brown coal, in the open pit mine operated by Czech Coal AS near the town of Horni Jiretin, Czech Republic, on Friday, Dec. 6, 2013. The government may set up a joint company with Severni Energeticka that will seek lifting current environmental limits on lignite mining, Lidove Noviny reports, citing proposal submitted by Industry and Trade Ministry. Photographer: Bartek Sadowski/Bloomberg via Getty Images
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Mining machinery excavates lignite, also known as brown coal, in the open pit mine operated by Czech Coal AS near the town of Horni Jiretin, Czech Republic, on Friday, Dec. 6, 2013. The government may set up a joint company with Severni Energeticka that will seek lifting current environmental limits on lignite mining, Lidove Noviny reports, citing proposal submitted by Industry and Trade Ministry. Photographer: Bartek Sadowski/Bloomberg via Getty Images
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