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Interactive: Everything you need to know about Adani

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The Adani Carmichael coal mine has been an election issue across state and federal politics since 2016. With a 24 hour news cycle, it's hard to keep up with what is going on. Here in an interactive that will show you what you need to know - from cost, environmental impact and jobs.

Video above: What happens when a mine shuts down

Despite bipartisan support, the Adani Carmichael coal mine defined the November 2017 Queensland election, has shaped federal by-elections since and prompted protests in almost every Australian state and territory – including a convoy that has made its way up to the neighbouring town of Clermont all the way from Tasmania.

So given it’s gone through several revisions thanks to issues with funding and environmental approvals, what does the proposed mine look like now?

This is a heavily revised version of the graphic originally created for the 2017 Queensland state election.


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Madeleine De Gabriele, Deputy Editor: Energy + Environment, The Conversation; Michael Hopkin, Acting Editor, FactCheck, The Conversation, and Wes Mountain, Multimedia Editor, The Conversation

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