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Open-pit mine Garzweiler surface mine - Tagebau Garzweiler Baunkohle-Abbau

Seeing Garzweiler surface mine in Germany, a very big one, among the biggest in Europe. Operated by RWE. Wikipedia Info: The Tagebau Garzweiler is a large surface mine (German: Tagebau) in...

WORLD'S BIGGEST MACHINES - Impressive Timelapse - Open Pit Mining at Garzweiler - Zeitraffer

Zeitrafferaufnahmen von Schaufelradbaggern und Absetzern im Tagebau Garzweiler. Timelapse mit Gopro, EOS 10D und Videoclips der 5D II und 7D. © 2013 www.gerholdt.de +++ Musik: ...

Energy production: The Open-Cast Mining Garzweiler II in Germany

In Europe, lignite mined takes place for a large part in Germany and the lignite is expected to remain dominant fuel for electricity generation. There are supplies in Germany of 40 billion...

Sunset in Germany - Open pit Mining Garzweiler

Timelapse from the Sunset in Germany at the Open pit Mining Garzweiler II.

Winter at the Open Pit Mining " Garzweiler II " ( Timelapse, Zeitraffer )

Sunset at the Open Pit Mining Garzweiler in Germany

Lignite - Power Source of the Past? | People & Politics

Lignite, or brown coal, is still an important source of energy in Germany. But criticism is getting louder. One of the country's largest open-pit mines is Garzweiler in North Rhine-Westphalia....

journey to the big bucket wheel excavator (uncut) - part III: steel at work

this is a rather unusual series of videos about bucket wheel excavators and the open pit ''Garzweiler'', Germany. I went with my bike to the open pit, then I got off the bike and filmed a bucket...

Schaufelradbagger 258, Tagebau Garzweiler! Bucket-wheel excavator close up ! Daylight

Siehe auch Schaufelradbagger 258 Nightshot: https://youtu.be/HhDN-yZHMbc?list=PLOxElzqHtQ-vgZLIjA3HMb1m_cG72zveT Nahaufnahmen: 3:20 Schaufelradbagger 258 nah und am Tag im ...

Underground Mining - Vale - Open Pit Mining

Canada and global mining industry This is one of a series of videos I edited for Vale. The producer I worked for travelled to many locations around the world. Shots were taken in the air, on...

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Deutsche Welle
Thu, 28 Aug 2014 06:25:12 -0700

Zambia has a long mining history dating back to the late 1960s. Mining was then, and still is today, central to the Zambian economy - contributing about 80 percent of the country's annual income. But it comes with a huge environmental cost to Zambia's ...
National Geographic
Wed, 10 Dec 2003 11:19:05 -0800

Gee and University of Bonn co-author Bianka Petzelberger first spotted a strange cluster of nuts in the wall of the Garzweiler open pit mine while on a field trip to examine marine sediments. Gee collected a few nuts for later analysis, and the pair ...

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