Insurers slammed for insuring 'climate chaos' with UK coal mine

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Lloyd's is remaining tight-lipped about who will insure the first UK coal mine approved in decades as campaigners accuse insurers contemplating offering cover for the project of causing "climate chaos."

Last week, Michael Gove, secretary of state for levelling up, housing and communities, approved plans for West Cumbria Mining to extract 2.78 million tonnes of coking coal annually, in what will be

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