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Mining giant BHP has repeatedly applied and been granted approval to increase its emissions under an Australian government policy that promised to limit carbon pollution from big industry.

Mining giant BHP has repeatedly applied and been granted approval to increase its emissions under an Australian government policy that promised to limit carbon pollution from big industry.

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  1. Australia really wanting to become a haven for the dying fossil fuel industry I see. Shame because the emissions affect the world..

  2. Get you fucking shit together Australia

  3. Fucking criminals. I wish there was such a thing as hell for these cunts to go to.

  4. This is the best tl;dr I could make, [original](https://www.theguardian.com/business/2020/feb/17/australian-government-granted-bhp-repeated-approval-to-increase-carbon-emissions) reduced by 93%. (I’m a bot)
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    > Mining giant BHP has repeatedly applied and been granted approval to increase its emissions under an Australian government policy that promised to limit carbon pollution from big industry.

    > Government data shows BHP exceeded its initial emissions limits, set under the scheme known as the "Safeguard mechanism", at eight of its 14 large Australian industrial sites since 2016-17.

    > Across its Australian major facilities, BHP has been allowed a 13% increase in emissions limit in three years.

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  5. Wow it’s like our government wants to pull the plug on our planet

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