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Adani coal mine in Australia faces fresh legal challenge

An environmental group lodged a fresh legal challenge on the grounds the project would harm the Great Barrier Reef

Reuters  |  Sydney 

Indian conglomerate Adani Enterprises is facing possible further delays in constructing a giant coal mine in Australia after an environmental group lodged a fresh legal challenge on the grounds the project would harm the Great Barrier Reef and contribute to climate change. Australia's Environment Minister on October 15 reissued an environmental permit for construction of the mine, costing an estimated $7 billion, after clearing concerns raised in an earlier legal challenge over two rare outback species that set the project back by several months. On Monday, lawyers for ...

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First Published: Mon, November 09 2015. 08:41 IST
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