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Coal Mining Threatens The Heart Of Borneo

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For centuries the indigenous Dayak peoples of Indonesian Borneo lived from the abundant forests and rivers that blanketed the region. Now BHP Billiton is planning to build a series of massive coal mines that would destroy primary rainforest deprive indigenous peoples of their customary land and pollute water sources relied on by up to 1 million people.

IndoMet Coal Project Indonesia BankTrack:

BHP pins future of Indonesian coal mine on new rules Oct 30 2015 BHP Billitons IndoMet mine is a disaster in the making. If BHP Billiton is serious about becoming a leader in responsible mining it should withdraw from IndoMet immediately and seek permanent protection for the area. The Heart of Borneo is simply too precious a place to destroy.

Borneo indigenous and environmental activists celebrate:

Borneo fighting the mine. The governments decision immediately caused an uproar among local peoples and environmental groups worried about the ecological impact of coal mining. More than two years later activists have won their battle against the mine. The Indonesian Supreme Court has in fact ruled in their favour revoking the permission .

BHP Billiton Borneo coal mine Local villagers want it stopped:

Aug 14 2015 AUSTRALIAN mining giant BHP Billiton has hit a roadblock on its coal mine in Indonesian Borneo after finally starting operations. The company begun mobilising the Haju mine the first stage in its .

Indonesia Forests to Coal BankTrack:

electricity access. The city itself threatens to be consumed by coal as 70 of Sa-marindas land area is designated for new mining concessions.58 Most coal mines in Kalimantan are open-pit and cover vast areas leading to large-scale deforestation. The mining land grab is a major threat to peoples such as the

MAC Coal 1025 Mines and Communities:

Feb 05 2010 2014-05-29 Indonesia A hunger for coal threatens the Heart of Borneo 2014-05-23 Canadas mining human rights impact on Colombia 2014-05-20 Turkish mine disaster Town under uprising lockdown dozens arrested 2014-05-18 Pacific leader tells BHP Billiton Your coal wont solve poverty 2014-05-14 Turkish mine disaster eighteen arrested

Coal Down to Earth:

Jul 16 2014 Coal mining is bringing devastation to landscapes and livelihoods in Kalimantan where a coal-rush is in full swing. Indonesia is now the worlds largest exporter of thermal coal - supplying power stations and generating electricity in India China Europe and many other countries around the world.

Coal Greenpeace UK:

Coal still powers the world around a third of global electricity is coal generated.Its cheap and plentiful but it comes with a cost. When burnt it releases more carbon dioxide than oil or gas so its a big problem when it comes to climate change.Coal also produces toxic elements like mercury and arsenic and small particles of soot which contribute to air pollution.

Twoheaded beast Chinas coal addiction erodes climate:

Sep 28 2020 Chinas surprise pledge to slash its carbon footprint to zero by 2060 was met with cautious applause but fresh spending on coal to rev up a virus-hit economy threatens

Coal Mining In Sarawak EXODUS Mining machine:

Mining The Borneo Project. A hunger for coal threatens the heart of borneo a new coal mining project may dig up more than a billion tons of coal from an area of global significance where indigenous people have lived for generations amid the forests and rivers read more below to find out just how much destruction and suffering this project will .

BankTrack UK banks financing coal boom destroying Borneo:

Oct 01 2013 UK banks financing coal boom destroying Borneo rainforests. T 44 020 7820 4913 or 44 07711 875 345. According to a new report released today the top 5 UK banks HSBC Barclays Standard Chartered RBS and Lloyds through their financing of an Indonesian coal boom are complicit in fuelling climate change and destroying communities and .

Coal Mining Hurt The Heart of Borneo Halaman 1:

Apr 22 2016 While setting MP3EI provide fresh air or facilitate dredging up into the forest and environmental damage. In fact the largest energy producer in Kali

End Coal BHP Billiton Stop mining the heart of Borneo:

BHP Billiton Stop mining the Heart of Borneo.sub from Mark Doyle on Vimeo. BHP plans to build one of the worlds largest coal mines in the heart of Borneo.

Threats to Borneo forests WWF:

Water. Mining. Logging land-clearing and conversion activities are considered to be the greatest threats to the Heart of Borneo. Of particular concern is the conversion of natural forests to oil palm and timber plantations. The arrival of 2 alien intruders in the 1950s the chainsaw and the caterpillar tractor have perhaps made more .

Coals hidden double whammy New Internationalist:

Dec 12 2015 In Australia the worlds fifth biggest coal producer we found that coal mining threatens more than 1.3 million hectares of forest equal to 2.1 million football fields. Among the most prominent examples is the ongoing development of three open-cut coal

End Coal Rejection of Railroad Development of Central:

Deep in the heart of Borneo communities and local activists are mobilising against a dangerous new threat to their livelihoods. BHP-Billiton is planning to build massive coal mines stretching over an area more than twice the size of London destroying some of the last pockets of primary rainforest in Borneo and contributing to runaway climate change. This would deprive indigenous peoples of .

Mining the Heart of Borneo coal production in Indonesia:

Nov 20 2013 Mining the Heart of Borneo coal production in Indonesia. Commentary by Wendy Miles on 20 November 2013. Indonesia is the worlds top exporter of coal

Law enforcement key to saving Borneos rainforests:

Nov 13 2007 Investigation finds evidence of Borneo forest clearing for palm oil Coal mining threatens the Heart of Borneo Experts Borneo in urgent need of protection Borneo Borneo

Sinar Mas Group seeks backdoor public listing in Singapore:

Jan 27 2012 Coal mining threatens the Heart of Borneo 07252007 Coal mining in Borneo imperils the islands fast-disappearing forests and threatens to

BHP Billiton Borneo coal mine Local villagers want it stopped:

Aug 14 2015 AUSTRALIAN mining giant BHP Billiton has hit a roadblock on its coal mine in Indonesian Borneo after finally starting operations. The company begun mobilising the Haju mine the first stage in its .

BankTrack IndoMet Coal Project:

Oct 17 2016 Oct 30 2015. According to Reuters BHP Billiton said plans to develop a massive mine in Borneo will hinge on a revision of Indonesias mining rules including on compulsory divestment and contract extensions. In September 2015 BHP said it had started mining at the Haju mine part of the first stage of the IndoMet Coal project in the forested .

End Coal Resources:

Deep in the heart of Borneo communities and local activists are mobilising against a dangerous new threat to their livelihoods. BHP-Billiton is planning to build massive coal mines stretching over an area more than twice the size of London destroying some of the last pockets of primary rainforest in Borneo and contributing to runaway climate change.

BHP Billitons IndoMet Project Digging End Coal:

IndoMet and the Heart of Borneo The IndoMet Project is located deep in Central Kalimantan in an area known as the Heart of Borneo. Covering an area the size of England and Scotland combined and spanning three countries the Heart of Borneo is one of the largest transboundary rainforests remaining in the world. According to WWF which has

The Forest of Borneo Threatened Authentic Indonesia Blog:

Oil coal and gold mining hit an all-time high. In addition . Malaysia and Brunei signed a joint declaration to conserve an area of 220000 km2 known as the Heart of Borneo. Other areas have been put in place to conserve wildlife despite the constant threat of logging.