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Generating clean energy from the coal mines

With a number of the UK’s abandoned coal mines being repurposed for green energy projects, Jon Excell asks whether the legacy of Britain’s polluting industrial past could hold the key to its low carbon future?

Earlier this summer, one of England’s last remaining coal mines – Durham’s Bradley site – brought the curtain down on more than 200 hundred years of production in the region.

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