… but the solution being proposed is to cut the taxes paid by the companies doing the scarring! Read on…
Fears mining could leave Fife’s landscape permanently scarred
Scotland’s landscape could be permanently scarred by the legacy of opencast coal unless a tax on carbon is waived, it has been claimed.
Support for coal tax exemption proposal
A PROPOSAL to extend tax breaks to opencast sites awaiting restoration has won cross-party support from two local politicians.