According to the National Union of Mineworkers (NUM), the Swiss-based company is the one “holding the whole process to ransom".
A survey of over 100 mining equipment buyers and decision-makers shows that 40% of them are still focused on cost cuts.
PennEnvironment claims the steelmaker has repeatedly violated the federal Clean Air Act at its Monessen coke plant since the facility reopened last year.
The approval will include “the same rights and the same level of legal and fiscal certainty provided under its contract of work,” the company said without elaborating.
Teck jumps 14%.
The West Open Mine, the largest open coal mine in Asia, is winding down.
New report on top 100 junior mining companies says "waiting it out no longer a viable strategy"
Glencore chief executive Ivan Glasenberg stepped up his defence of the under-fire miner and trading house on Monday, calling on rivals to shut unprofitable mines and blaming hedge funds for pushing down commodity prices.
Coal India will add 50 million tonnes to production this year with a target of 1 billion tonnes per year before the end of the decade.
Mining is one of Canada’s largest outward investing sectors.
Half of the world’s coal isn’t worth digging out of the ground at current prices, according to Moody’s Investors Service.
The fate of the South African mining industry is once again in the hands of striking workers.
BC government grants environmental assessment certificate with 24 conditions.
Unless you were hiding out in rough rice or lean hogs, commodities were not your friend in the third quarter of 2015.
Change that is "necessary and healthy"
Bengalla is the smallest of three coal mines in the Hunter Valley of New South Wales in which Rio Tinto holds an interest, producing 8.6 million tonnes (3.4 million tonnes based on a 40 per cent Rio Tinto share) in 2014.
Net carbon pricing may be too low.
The current metal/non-metal examination regulation falls far short of this important benchmark (clarity in terms of its requirements).
The mining industry is now losing highly skilled professionals as they pursue alternative work.
As the deep sea mining industry chases investors at the Asia Pacific Deep Sea Mining Summit, a new critique by the Deep Sea Mining Campaign reveals indefensible flaws in the Environmental and Social Benchmarking Analysis of the Solwara 1 project commissioned by Nautilus Minerals.
Glasenberg’s perceived arrogance has irked and magnified his misjudgments on how the financial markets might move.
China's imports of coal is already down 28% this year.
The Alberta premier is starting a five-day eastern road trip to sell Alberta as a responsible energy producer and a good place to do business.
Alberta’s energy regulator is about to consider a plan for a large mountaintop coal mine at the same time it investigates the proponent for possibly fouling a crucial spawning stream for endangered trout.
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