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Mining for polluting brown coal


Brown coal is the most polluting of fossil fuels but Poland is dependant on it to fuel its aging economy.

Environment ministers from across the world are meeting in the Polish city of Poznan to try and resolve the climate change crisis.

BBC environment correspondent David Shukman is at Poland's largest mine in Belchatow.


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