Mining equities didn’t fare very well in Ernst & Young's most recent Canadian Mining Eye report.
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The company says each of its six mines will be shut down for three weeks in the third quarter.
Main power utility, Eskom, is struggling to meet demand in a country that depends on coal to generate 85% of its electricity.
Necessary tougher measures are likely to meet fierce Republican opposition.
China needs supply for its 22 operating reactors and the other 24 currently are under construction.
The planned cuts, about 21% of Murray’s workforce, will come largely at mines in Ohio and West Virginia, a state hit hard by recent coal mine closures and layoffs.
The mining industry is said to be one of the worst performers in matters of gender diversity. In fact, women represent only 16% of the workforce in the mining sector.
Researchers from QUT's Australian Centre for Entrepreneurship Research (ACE) investigated more than 1000 joint ventures in the Australian mining industry to uncover why some succeed and others fail.
The firm created a new division in April to evaluate deals in those areas, and in the past six months has made mining infrastructure-related investments in the U.S. and Africa.
The miner was granted a New Order Mining Right (“NOMR”) for its flagship Makhado hard coking and thermal coal project in South Africa's Limpopo Province.
Market valuation at lower end of expectations on worries over dearth of reserves. BHP stock falls 6%.
The U.S. largest electrical utility, has pleaded guilty to nine criminal violations of the Clean Water Act for polluting four major rivers with coal ash.
In this interview with The Gold Report, he suggests some companies with resources that not only make sense but could make even more sense to larger companies.
Poland's defense of coal, which has been a measure of energy independence from Russia, might actually be an asset to the Kremlin's influence.
The sell-off includes the state's largest general cargo port, Fremantle.
SNL says the closures represent about 4% of installed coal capacity in the U.S. and it will make up a third of nationwide coal plant retirements between 2010 and 2015.
The commodity and mining firm is battling activists who allege its Colombian coal mines have whisked profits out of the country, while causing environmental and labor issues.
The US coal miner listed assets and liabilities of more than $1 billion each in court filings.
Ivan Glasenberg has once again slammed his competitors, who he accuses of damaging the credibility of the mining industry.
CEO Andrew Mackenzie announced the firm would cut capital and exploration expenditure to $9 billion in the 2016 financial year from $12.6 billion in 2015.
The country's armed forces raided 63 illegal mines operated by leftist guerrillas, blowing up machinery and arresting dozens.
Africa's No.4 gold producer is also rich in coal, uranium, diamonds, emeralds, rubies and sapphires.
Jean-Sébastien Jacques thinks it will take three to four years for thermal coal prices to recover.
Walter Energy, Inc. says it will come through with $64.2 million in interest payments due May 15 following concerns it was facing bankruptcy.
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