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Coal power

MANY disagree about the future of coal but at least one statistic brings home the stark reality facing coal-fired power. Overnight, the United Kingdom led a group of nations in pledging to stop using coal-fired power, revealing one figure that highlighted its dire future. “In a few short years, we …

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Ian McDonald jailed for 7 years

CORRUPT former NSW Labor minister Ian Macdonald has been sentenced to at least seven years in jail for misconduct in public office. Macdonald, 68, got a 10 year sentence but will be eligible for parole in May 2024. His friend, ex-union boss John Maitland, 71, has been jailed for at …

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