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Coachella Valley, California, a palmero working in a grove of date palms. Climbing up a ladder he pollinates the buds that will become the dates, and ties the bunch together with string. Once up in the tree he moves around on the fronds themselves  © David Bacon/reportdigital.co.uk

Coachella Valley, California, a palmero working in a grove of date palms. Climbing up a ladder he pollinates the buds that will become the dates, and ties the bunch together with string. Once up in the tree he moves around on the fronds themselves
© David Bacon/reportdigital.co.uk

Coachella Valley, California. memorial to two palmeros killed when the platform they were working on came into contact with an electric power line. The crane was leaking oil and one worker was electrocuted while the other burned to death. Both were Mexican immigrants. Other workers built this memorial to them on the corner of 68th Avenue and Highway 86, in the Mexican tradition  © David Bacon/reportdigital.co.uk

Coachella Valley, California. memorial to two palmeros killed when the platform they were working on came into contact with an electric power line. The crane was leaking oil and one worker was electrocuted while the other burned to death. Both were Mexican immigrants. Other workers built this memorial to them on the corner of 68th Avenue and Highway 86, in the Mexican tradition
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Golfer playing a shot with the chimneys of Windscale nuclear power plant in the near distance behind her, 1977, Seascale Golf Course, Cumbria. © Mike Khan/reportdigital.co.uk

Golfer playing a shot with the chimneys of Windscale nuclear power plant in the near distance behind her, 1977, Seascale Golf Course, Cumbria.
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A party of school children and their teacher discussing nuclear power - as part of an Environmental studies field trip - whilst standing on top of the reactor core of Calder Hall power station, amongst the top of the fuel rods casings. BNFL also invited tourists to include a guided tour around the plant in their trips to the area. Radioactive waste reprocessing plant at Sellafield (formally Windscale) British Nuclear Fuels Cumbria © John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

A party of school children and their teacher discussing nuclear power – as part of an Environmental studies field trip – whilst standing on top of the reactor core of Calder Hall power station, amongst the top of the fuel rods casings. BNFL also invited tourists to include a guided tour around the plant in their trips to the area. Radioactive waste reprocessing plant at Sellafield (formally Windscale) British Nuclear Fuels Cumbria
© John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk
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Workers operating Magnox Encapsulation Plant, Sellafield nuclear reprocessing plant, Cumbria. © Mark Pinder/reportdigital.co.uk

Workers operating Magnox Encapsulation Plant, Sellafield nuclear reprocessing plant, Cumbria.
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San Bernardino County, California, Ivanpah Solar Project, NRG Energy, a  thermal electric generating facility, Mojave Desert. 173,500 heliostats, sets of mirrors, focus sunlight on three towers where water is turned to steam to generate 377 MW of electricity from turbines © Jim West/reportdigital.co.uk

San Bernardino County, California, Ivanpah Solar Project, NRG Energy, a thermal electric generating facility, Mojave Desert. 173,500 heliostats, sets of mirrors, focus sunlight on three towers where water is turned to steam to generate 377 MW of electricity from turbines
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Solar farm being installed in Pembrokeshire in front of the Valero oil refinery, Rhoscrowther, Pembrokeshire. © Paul Box/reportdigital.co.uk

Solar farm being installed in Pembrokeshire in front of the Valero oil refinery, Rhoscrowther, Pembrokeshire.
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Harvesting cauliflowers in the rain, Cornwall © John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

Harvesting cauliflowers in the rain, Cornwall
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Solar farm being installed in Pembrokeshire in front of the Valero oil refinery, Rhoscrowther, Pembrokeshire. © Paul Box/reportdigital.co.uk

Solar farm being installed in Pembrokeshire in front of the Valero oil refinery, Rhoscrowther, Pembrokeshire.
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Ground mounted Photovoltaic panels at a Solar energy park on a nursery in the Vale of Evesham, Worcestershire © John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

Ground mounted Photovoltaic panels at a Solar energy park on a nursery in the Vale of Evesham, Worcestershire
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Miners' Strike, working miners pass pickets at Silverwood Colliery. © John Sturrock (reportdigital.co.uk)

Miners’ Strike, working miners pass pickets at Silverwood Colliery.
© John Sturrock (reportdigital.co.uk)

Working miners - scabs - walking past striking miner's picket  and police at the end of their shift Kiverton Park Colliery South Yorkshire coalfield. The community was bitterly divided.  © John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

Working miners – scabs – walking past striking miner’s picket and police at the end of their shift Kiverton Park Colliery South Yorkshire coalfield. The community was bitterly divided.
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Miners Strike at Wheldale Colliery, Castleford Pickets jeer, as six strike breaking miners leave the pit at the end of their shift.  © John Sturrock (reportdigital.co.uk)

Miners Strike at Wheldale Colliery, Castleford Pickets jeer, as six strike breaking miners leave the pit at the end of their shift.
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Striking miners collecting coal from waste slag heap at a pit to keep them warm. Miners strike Yorkshire coalfield © John Harris (reportdigital.co.uk)

Striking miners collecting coal from waste slag heap at a pit to keep them warm. Miners strike Yorkshire coalfield
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Ferrybridge power station after snow, Knottingley, Yorkshire © John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

Ferrybridge power station after snow, Knottingley, Yorkshire
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Elderly man tending his vegetable patch, hoeing weeds on an urban allotment as a train goes by. Stafford. © John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk

Elderly man tending his vegetable patch, hoeing weeds on an urban allotment as a train goes by. Stafford.
© John Harris/reportdigital.co.uk