Potash

Potash

Fresh, white mining waste and older material form the huge dump of a potassium mine in the Rhön hills, some 130 kms (78 mls) east of Frankfurt, April 20, situated right on the former border between what was then West and East Germany. Forests and canola fields are in the foreground.

Vapor

Vapor

Wind turbines on an old Mine dump in front of chimneys and cooling towers of a coal power station in Gelsenkirchen on the northern edge of the Ruhr Valley in western Germany, Jan.8. (Been visiting the region where I was born).