On the bright side flooding caused by climate emergency catastrophic weather events is one way to cease coal mining.
Nature will win
(25 October 2022 – for several days now have been trying to ignore repeated reports of a coal tanker cruising into Newcastle harbour using a giant sail (wind power) – that really doesn’t count as reducing greenhouse emissions. Really.)
(28 October 2022 – in happier news this week a requested coal mine expansion was refused for the first time ever in that region of the Hunter Valley. Celebrations! Congratulations! xox)