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

Sunlight shines on the open pit lignite mine, also known as brown coal, operated by Czech Coal AS seen from Jerezi Chateau 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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Sunlight shines on the open pit lignite mine, also known as brown coal, operated by Czech Coal AS seen from Jerezi Chateau 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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