India: Adani Group plans to start coal mining in Australia in 2020 Adani group chairman Gautam S. Adani. Photographer: Tomohiro Ohsumi/Bloomberg PR Sanjai March 20, 2017 PremiumIndia’s Adani Group plans to begin extracting coal from the $16.5 billion Carmichael project in Australia in 2020 after environmental protests had delayed the first phase of the mine. Continue reading this story with a subscription to DealStreetAsia. Subscribe Already a subscriber? Log in Should your colleagues be reading this article too? Contact us for corporate subscriptions at firstname.lastname@example.org.