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BHP defends coal, industry lobbying

Almost one-third of BHP shareholders have voted in favour of BHP abandoning links to pro-coal lobbying groups.

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BHP chairman Ken MacKenzie (left) and CEO Andrew Mackenzie

The resolution, put forward by a group of shareholders led by the Australasian Center for Corporate Responsibility, regarded "lobbying inconsistent with the goals of the Paris Agreement".