A bucket-wheel reclaimer alongside a pile of coal at the Port of Newcastle in New South Wales, Australia. Photo: Bloomberg A bucket-wheel reclaimer alongside a pile of coal at the Port of Newcastle in New South Wales, Australia. Photo: Bloomberg
A bucket-wheel reclaimer alongside a pile of coal at the Port of Newcastle in New South Wales, Australia. Photo: Bloomberg
Australia

UN climate change adviser urges Australia to increase efforts to phase out coal

  • United Nations special adviser Selwin Hart said Canberra should ‘seize the moment’ and switch to renewables
  • Meanwhile, the southern winter just ended in New Zealand was the warmest ever recorded, and scientists claim climate change was responsible

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A bucket-wheel reclaimer alongside a pile of coal at the Port of Newcastle in New South Wales, Australia. Photo: Bloomberg A bucket-wheel reclaimer alongside a pile of coal at the Port of Newcastle in New South Wales, Australia. Photo: Bloomberg
A bucket-wheel reclaimer alongside a pile of coal at the Port of Newcastle in New South Wales, Australia. Photo: Bloomberg
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