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Zelensky accuses Russia of turning winter into a weapon of mass destruction

https://naturalnews.com/2022-11-26-zelensky-russia-turning-winter-weapon-mass-destruction.html

He urged the French mayors group to send generators, financial and logistical support for de-mining operations and other equipment to help Ukraine’s emergency services and medics. "...

LITHIUM mining for electric vehicles is incredibly destructive to the environment and about as far from "green" as you can imagine

http://naturalnews.com/2022-09-21-lithium-mining-for-electric-vehicles-destroys-environment.html

According to the Institute of Energy Research, Chile’s Salar de Atacama is one of the driest places on Earth, yet the mining companies are allowed to use up 65% of the region’s water. ... The lithium mining operation in Salar de Atacama displaces more than 1,700 liters of lithium-rich brine every second of operation. "...

LITHIUM mining for electric vehicles is incredibly destructive to the environment and about as far from "green" as you can imagine

https://naturalnews.com/2022-09-21-lithium-mining-for-electric-vehicles-destroys-environment.html

According to the Institute of Energy Research, Chile’s Salar de Atacama is one of the driest places on Earth, yet the mining companies are allowed to use up 65% of the region’s water. ... The lithium mining operation in Salar de Atacama displaces more than 1,700 liters of lithium-rich brine every second of operation. "...

Lithium supply not large enough to not meet ambitious global EV deadlines, mining CEO warns

https://naturalnews.com/2022-09-11-lithium-supply-will-not-meet-ev-deadlines.html

So a new constitution, if approved in a September referendum, would strengthen environmental rules and indigenous rights over mining. ... More related stories: Lithium production setback will hinder EV growth; locals revolt over lithium mining impacts on water supplies . "...

Lithium batteries used in EVs and other "green" technology are anything but clean

http://naturalnews.com/2022-10-24-lithium-batteries-ev-green-technology-unclean.html

It turns out that the mining and processing of just one ton of lithium consumes an astounding , or 500,000 gallons, of water. ... “Lithium mining uses toxic chemicals which can contaminate streams, crops, local ecosystems, and wildlife,” reports warn. "...

Energy-intensive bitcoin mining raises environmental concerns

https://naturalnews.com/2022-06-06-energy-intensive-bitcoin-mining-raises-environmental-concerns.html

Many have criticized the cryptocurrency’s mining process for using up huge amounts of energy. ... Power-intensive bitcoin mining calls for cheaper energy sources According to a report by The Guardian , cryptocurrency proponents argue that mining can be powered using renewable energy sources. "...

Lithium batteries used in EVs and other "green" technology are anything but clean

https://naturalnews.com/2022-10-24-lithium-batteries-ev-green-technology-unclean.html

But the reality is that chemicals are also released during lithium mining, leaving behind a plethora of toxicity for the environment. ... “Lithium mining uses toxic chemicals which can contaminate streams, crops, local ecosystems, and wildlife,” reports warn. "...

Lithium production setback will hinder EV growth; locals revolt over lithium mining impacts on water supplies

https://naturalnews.com/2022-08-17-lithium-production-setback-to-hinder-ev-growth.html

So a new constitution, if approved in a September referendum, would strengthen environmental rules and indigenous rights over mining. ... The government created a state lithium company, Yacimiento de Litio Bolivianos. "...

Russia being blamed for locking up Ukrainian ports so grain cannot be shipped, but it's actually Kyiv's fault for dropping mines in the waters

https://naturalnews.com/2022-06-10-russia-being-blamed-locking-up-ukrainian-ports-its-kyivs-fault.html

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Chile is sitting on a lithium goldmine, but locals say that exploiting it will come at a terrible environmental cost

https://naturalnews.com/2018-07-27-chile-is-sitting-on-a-lithium-goldmine-but-locals-say-that-exploiting-it-will-come-at-a-terrible-environmental-cost.html

One area in Chile stands out, in particular – the Salar de Atacama. It’s home to the world’s richest lithium deposits, with some calling it the highest grade salar (salt flats) in the world. ... Interestingly, Chile is the only country in the world to have wholly privatized water resource and management, with the rights around Salar de Atacama all owned by SQM. "...

Kosovo BANS crypto mining in order to save energy during power shortage

https://naturalnews.com/2022-01-07-kosovo-bans-crypto-mining-to-save-energy.html

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Deep sea mining: discovery of 6 new species in unexplored hydro-thermal vents

https://naturalnews.com/2017-01-04-deep-sea-mining-discovery-of-6-new-species-in-unexplored-hydro-thermal-vents.html

Unfortunately, the poorly studied home of these newly discovered species is already slated for deep ocean mining. ... More than 400,000 square miles of ocean floor have already been earmarked for mining by more than 16 countries. "...

Bitcoin is powered by COAL: Massive electricity usage to mine Bitcoins runs mostly on coal and pollutes the world with mercury and smog

https://naturalnews.com/2017-11-30-bitcoin-is-powered-by-coal-massive-electricity-usage-to-mine-bitcoins-runs-mostly-on-coal-and-pollutes-the-world-with-mercury-and-smog.html

They collectively found that the mine is currently comprised of eight separate buildings and an astounding 25,000 mining machines in total. ... The other 4,000 machines are dedicated to mining Litecoin, another type of cryptocurrency. "...

Celsius Network under probe over suspension of withdrawals, swaps and transfers between accounts before bail-in FREEZE

https://naturalnews.com/2022-06-19-celsius-network-under-probe-over-withdrawal-suspension.html

Cryptocurrency mining may be detrimental to the environment because the energy-intensive process requires vast amounts of electricity to constantly power millions of servers. ... Energy-intensive bitcoin mining raises environmental concerns . Crypto CONTAGION spreads as Ponzi-like elements of the crypto ecosystem start unwinding uncontrollably . "...

Mercury has a chemical affinity for precious metals, which is why gold mines are the world's number two source of mercury pollution

https://naturalnews.com/044330_mercury_gold_mines_pollution.html

Mercury has a similar affinity for silver and copper, and is also used in the mining of those metals. ... Historically, mercury was used in large quantities in all types of gold mining. "...

Mercury has a chemical affinity for precious metals, which is why gold mines are the world's number two source of mercury pollution

http://naturalnews.com/044330_mercury_gold_mines_pollution.html

Mercury has a similar affinity for silver and copper, and is also used in the mining of those metals. ... Historically, mercury was used in large quantities in all types of gold mining. "...

The great outer space LAND GRAB of the near future: Conflicts over space rock mining rights

https://naturalnews.com/2017-08-26-the-great-outer-space-land-grab-of-the-near-future-conflicts-over-space-rock-mining-rights.html

(Related: MINING just one large asteroid could COLLAPSE the world economy due to surge of new supply for valuable metals .) ... “If companies request assistance or want partnerships related to mining on Mars, we help to the best of our ability,” said a spokesman for the agency. "...

Global efforts to reduce carbon emissions boosts demand for platinum in car industry

http://naturalnews.com/2021-04-05-efforts-to-reduce-emission-boost-platinum-demand.html

Mining had been shut down for five weeks from late March to May last year in South Africa. ... Rhodium is a byproduct of platinum mining and also used in catalytic converters. "...

Mercury is twice as pervasive in environment as previously thought

https://naturalnews.com/046889_mercury_environmental_contamination_pollution.html

According to the researchers, the study is the first time that anyone has quantified non-atmospheric forms of mercury pollution from sources such as mining or the manufacture and disposal of commercial products. ... Without human interference, mercury tends to be found beneath the earth, and it is typically brought to the surface by natural geological processes or human mining. "...

World's largest meat companies linked to brutal Amazonian massacre

https://naturalnews.com/2020-05-16-worlds-largest-meat-companies-linked-to-brutal-amazonian-massacre.html

Then, government records indicate that in June 2018, one of de Souza’s farms sold 153 head of cattle to a “clean” farm owned by a farmer named José Carlos de Albuquerque. ... (Related: What do mining and chocolate have in common? Deforestation of rainforests .) "...