|Year Level(s)||Years 3-6 Years 7-10 Years 11-12|
|Subject Area(s)||Engineering Technology Geography Science SOSE General Science Earth & Environmental Science|
|Topic(s)||Coal & Low Emission Technology Energy Geology / Mineral Formation Mining Rocks & Minerals Non-Renewable Energy Underground Mining Minerals Processing|
|Resource Type||Fact Sheet|
|Publish Date||28th Jan 2010|
This fact sheet describes how coal is formed, mined, processed and used. Diagrams illustrate the formation of coal, from early plant material to the hardest black coal. Statistics relating to Queensland coal mining are included.
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