Opening a new coal-fired power station. The 1,050 MW plant has cost 1.5 billion euros. It was granted an exemption from the plan to exit coal power by 2038 after the company argued that it made sense to shut old capacity with high CO2 emissions to clear the way for the state-of-the-art plant to operate into the 2030s.
And cracking down on dissent. Naomi Seibt facing prison. Here she is talking to Rowan Dean.
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Pros and cons of dams. The costs and benefits of retiring old dams no longer in use for hydro power. A map of dam failures with fatalities in the US since 1850.
Planet of the Humans can be found here.