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Coal mining health standards in the Federal Republic of Germany

Edith Palmer

Coal mining health standards in the Federal Republic of Germany

by Edith Palmer

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Published by Library of Congress, Law Library in Washington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Germany (West)
    • Subjects:
    • Coal miners -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- Germany (West),
    • Industrial hygiene -- Law and legislation -- Germany (West),
    • Coal miners -- Health and hygiene -- Germany (West)

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementprepared by Edith Palmer.
      ContributionsLibrary of Congress. Law Library.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLAW
      The Physical Object
      Pagination63 p. ;
      Number of Pages63
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4373407M
      LC Control Number78600967

      In particular, the shrinking reserves of domestic brown coal within the existing mining limits are seen as a potentially major limiting factor. The main brown coal deposits in the Czech Republic are located in the North Bohemian Brown Coal Basin in the foothills of the Ore Mountains, a natural border with Germany. The mining activitiesCited by: 6.   The forest, in western Germany, once stretched over nea acres, but over the past decade, all but acres have given way to a lignite mine .

      how much support the federal German government is willing to provide for assisting the transition of the remaining lignite mining regions. Yet, Germany has already effectively managed a strong decline in coal mining in the past, providing relevant learning and experience for similar transitions in . 2. Overview of coal use in Germany Germany is still a major coal producer. In , the country was seventh in hard coal mining and first in lignite mining globally (see Table 1). However, in terms of global coal demand, Ger-many makes up a relatively small share File Size: 1MB.

        This is our final mission," said Hubert Hüls, manager of the aboveground operations division at RAG AG, the company that operates the mine . One focus of this historic case study therefore lies on the Ruhr area—Germany ́s largest hard coal mining area that was hit by this economically driven transition. The second focus lies on the politically driven reduction of lignite production in Eastern Germany due to the reunification in


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The study of roof support evaluation techniques is emphasized. This report includes maps, tables, illustrations, and : Ernest A. Curth. Coal mining is the process of extracting coal from the ground. Coal is valued for its energy content and since the s, has been widely used to generate electricity.

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Energy in Germany is sourced predominantly by fossil fuels, followed by wind, nuclear power, solar, biomass (wood and biofuels) and hydro. The German economy is large and developed, ranking fourth in the world by y is sixth in global energy consumption between and Germany was Europe's largest consumer of electricity in ; electricity consumption that year totaled   Germany is Europe’s largest producer and burner of coal, which accounted for percent of net power production in percent from.

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It includes the East and North Frisians, Helgoland. Contributed by Liliane Jung. Last update, April General legal framework. The German constitution was adopted on 23 May and is referred to as the Basic its amendment by the Unification Treaty of 31 August and the Federal Statute of 23 Septemberthe Basic Law has become the Constitution of the unified West and East Germany (former Federal Republic of Germany and.

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The fossil fuel coal plays a key role in the Federal Republic's current mix of energy sources. Hard coal and lignite together account for almost a 22% of primary energy consumption ( and per cent, respectively in ). Mining has shaped countless lives.

For centuries, mining has had a profound influence on the landscape, culture and lives of millions of people all over the world – especially coal mining in Germany’s Ruhr industry was one of the engines of the German "economic miracle" after the Second World all of that is history, as the last mine will be shut down in   Germany’s last two hard-coal mines, in the west of the country, closed at the end of December under a deal to stop unprofitable mining in favor.

The end of an industry that fueled Germany's post-war economic prosperity is the start of the country's reckoning with clean energy. Coal might be Germany's most abundant indigenous energy source, but the death knell finally sounded for the country's unprofitable coal industry when the government decided to end mining subsidies.Underground mining productivity per man-day should be increased at least to the levels achieved in the late s while meeting health and safety standards, through improved labor-management relations, improved regulating climate, improved training programs.

By Lorraine Chow, EcoWatch. Crossposted with permission from EcoWatch. In an effort to fight climate change, Germany announced plans to quit coal mining and burning by All 84 of the country's coal-fired power plants will be shut down over the year time frame, a government-appointed commission announced Saturday, according to The Los Angeles Times.