Greta Thunberg gave Davoss corps of self-satisfied billionaires and their political flunkies a richly deserved telling off and you only needed to take a brief look at BHP Billitons results to see why it was necessary. 
The black smoke of bitter irony belched from them, and no one should feel more bitter than the Australians caught up in the wildfires that have crimped the companys coal production in New South Wales. 
Smoke from regional bushfires and dust have reduced air quality at our operations, which has impacted December 2019 production. We are monitoring the situation and if air quality continues to deteriorate then operations could be constrained further in the second half of the year, BHP stated in language blander than a packet of Tesco value white bread rolls. 
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