Gulf Times - Bonn
Protest at open-pit coal mine near Bonn ahead of UN climate talks

Protest at open-pit coal mine near Bonn ahead of UN climate talks

Environmental activists wearing hazard suits marched onto one of the world's largest open-pit coal mines, near Bonn, on Sunday, the eve of 196-nation UN climate talks in the west German city.

Beijing’s aluminium smelters vow to shut more capacity

Beijing’s aluminium smelters vow to shut more capacity

China’s aluminium smelters on Friday pledged to shut more production this month and not to add any new capacity in 2016, as the industry pushes to shore up plunging prices for the metal.