Torn over coal, German village struggles to heal

Torn over coal, German village struggles to heal

Sybille Tetsch returned to Proschim, Brandenburg to set up a restaurant four years ago, in an attempt to save her birthplace from mining excavators and heal a deep rift there over the future of coal.

Update: Germany shutters last black coal mine

Update: Germany shutters last black coal mine

‘Coal, beer, football’: German clubs honour last mine

‘Coal, beer, football’: German clubs honour last mine

How Germany will shut down its last black coal mine

How Germany will shut down its last black coal mine

Quake makes sleepy German town tremble

Quake makes sleepy German town tremble

‘Earthquake’ shakes west German town

‘Earthquake’ shakes west German town

Court: villages will not be ripped up for coal

Court: villages will not be ripped up for coal

Investigation begins into fatal mine gas leak

Investigation begins into fatal mine gas leak

Explosion kills three miners, four rescued

Explosion kills three miners, four rescued

Mine protester pulled out of tunnel after four days

Mine protester pulled out of tunnel after four days

Last coal marks end of Saarland mining

Last coal marks end of Saarland mining

Bavarian graphite mine reopens on higher prices

Bavarian graphite mine reopens on higher prices

Miner killed in poisonous gas leak

Miner killed in poisonous gas leak

Germany urges China to change rare metals policy

Germany urges China to change rare metals policy

Germany changes rare minerals strategy over China spat

Germany changes rare minerals strategy over China spat

Massive cave-in stokes familiar fears in Saxony-Anhalt

Massive cave-in stokes familiar fears in Saxony-Anhalt

Two homes evacuated after landslide opens huge crater

Two homes evacuated after landslide opens huge crater

Clues to unstable ground near landslide were ignored

Clues to unstable ground near landslide were ignored

Former mines to be inspected after landslide kills three

Former mines to be inspected after landslide kills three

Officials warn of more landslides around lake

Officials warn of more landslides around lake

Ground collapse forces home evacuation

Ground collapse forces home evacuation

Study says rare high-tech metals creating international problems

Study says rare high-tech metals creating international problems

Brown coal: Germany’s big dirty secret

Brown coal: Germany’s big dirty secret