About 500 workers will lose their job.
A perforation made in a subterranean water source had flooded the underground mine late Thursday.
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Over 500 rescue personnel, two planes, three helicopters, 25 ambulances and 97 other vehicles continue to carry out the search and rescue work.
Teck Resources Ltd. reported adjusted profit of $159 million for the three months ended September 30, 2014
Twenty workers have either been rescued or escaped on their own from the flooded coalmine, but hopes are fading for the remaining 18 trapped underground.
Water levels inside the mine keep rising and rescue crews had made no contact with the trapped workers.
Five million litres of wastewater will be disposed at the Brookfield-based plant following a successful pilot project earlier this spring.
Cheap oil prices and the economic prosperity they bring can make politicians and investors look smarter than they are.
U.S. power generating units with co-firing or dual-switching capabilities experienced a decline in total gas burn of nearly 22% in 2013 year over year, but despite rising gas prices some RTOs continued their reliance on gas instead of coal.
Instead of paying for mine equipment and services, the former project director sent the money to private bank accounts in Barbados and London.
Initial media reports said the collapse occurred after water that had built up inside the mine coursed into areas where the workers had been located.
The U.S. largest miner by market value and revenue is also dealing with a strike threat at its Indonesia's Grasberg copper and gold mine, which recently resumed operations.
In his series “What Coal Left Behind,” photojournalist Matthew Busch looked to Europe — Walbrzych, Poland, specifically — to explore the human impact of harvesting fossil fuels, and the people involved either directly or indirectly in the practice.
The world’s biggest miner unveiled details about how it expects to meet cost-reduction and productivity improvement targets.
A controversial mining project in Tumbler Ridge, BC, would include a massive conveyor belt to transport coal underneath the Murray River, a mining executive told an industry conference.
High resolution laser scanned height models may have revealed previously unrecorded First World War practice trenches. The LiDAR (Light Detection and Ranging) laser data, captured by aerial mapping company Bluesky, was commissioned by the Coal Authority as part of their research and development programme, which is looking at alternative ways to inspect mine entries in remote and rural areas.
The country is opening coal mining to private firms.
The move is seen by analysts as an attempt to strengthen the firm’s image.
Recognizing the realities of global energy sector competition and under fire from major LNG proponents prior to being finalized, the BC Liberal government’s tax structure for liquefied natural gas production in the Western Canadian province.
The controversial duties, imposed earlier this month, will be eliminated once ongoing negotiations on a free trade agreement (FTA) between the two nations is finalized.
Planners ruled Anglo’s 100 million-tonne project was a threat to the Hunter Valley's thoroughbred and tourism industries.
Petroleum, met coal, iron ore production set new quarterly records. Fall in copper volumes not enough to dent 9% overall output growth.
Tough regulations and worries about reputation have made trading commodities a source of worries for bank bosses.
Announcement comes as Polish authorities work on a plan to group its loss-making mines into a “bad” or a “good” unit.
Workers downed tools Friday after talks over the structuring of packages for employees who face lay offs hit a roadblock.
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