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Power at What Cost

Power at What Cost

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Coal is a form of fossil fuel commonly used to generate electricity and heat. It can also be liquefied to produce gas and diesel fuel. It is one of the most widely used forms of energy globally. While it is considered a valuable source of energy, it is produced at a high cost to the environment and its...
Assessing_Community_Rights_Report

Assessing_Community_Rights_Report

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Nigeria, better known for its rich deposit of hydrocarbons is also endowed with some of the planet'sfinest minerals. When effectively harnessed, mining can potentially provide the economic backingNigeria needs for development, improve infrastructure, create employment and importantly –improve the standard...
Shemberg_-_UN_Contracts_Concessions__Oct_2012_

Shemberg_-_UN_Contracts_Concessions__Oct_2012_

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The laws, regulations and standards governing the execution of the project should facilitate the prevention,mitigation and remediation of any negative human rights impacts throughout the lifecycle of the project. ...