Heavy industry attachment key to coal mining communities

COAL mining communities possess qualities that make them uniquely connected to heavy industry, according to Sustainable Minerals Institute’s Centre for Social Responsibility in Mining Dr Kamila Svobodova.

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Under the right conditions, residents of coal mining towns like Mackay in Queensland can adapt to industrial alternatives.

She said understanding the positive and negative attachments of people who lived in coal mining communities could be key to implementing inclusive regional energy transitions.