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Indonesia’s largest mining firm may drop coal for gas

Pushed by its American shareholders, banks and mounting climate change pressures, Indonesia’s largest mining company is actively studying a plan to switch from coal to natural gas to power its massive Grasberg underground copper and gold mine in Papua’s Central Highlands. Freeport Indonesia (PTFI) has the option of either piping the gas from BP’s Tangguh liquified natural gas (LNG) […]