Tagged: Mining

Coping Strategies. Questions regarding Resettlement, Participation, and Energy Self-sufficiency

Coping Strategies. Questions regarding Resettlement, Participation, and Energy Self-sufficiency

Although renewable energies are to be supported during the course of the German energy transition, lignite is still presented as an important partner and transitory technology in this mix. However, the consequences of a constant energy supply for thousands of people in lignite areas, in particular resettlement, are often disregarded.

New book: Fear and Fortune

Fear and Fortune — Spirit Worlds and Emerging Economies in the Mongolian Gold Rush   By Mette M. High Cornell University Press, 09 May 2017, Ithaca, NY, United States  http://www.cornellpress.cornell.edu/book/?GCOI=80140100783240 Mongolia over the last decade has seen a...