West Cumbria Mining plans to open the country’s first new deep coal mine is a step closer after councillors in the English county of Cumbria unanimously approved the project.
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Kameron Coal’s Donkin mine has received four orders and six warnings from provincial authorities since limited production restarted on Jan. 25, following a roof cave-in last year.
Aussie miners paid A$30.6 billion in company tax and royalties in 2017-18.
The staggered power cuts are crippling businesses and leave roads gridlocked in cities throughout Africa’s most-industrialized economy.
Chinese coal traders are reported to have cut back on buying from Australia after the length of time taken by customs to clear cargoes reportedly doubled.
Miner has hit back at a push to make it more accountable for carbon emissions produced by its customers, including Chinese steel makers.
Eleven years ago, Cloud Peak Energy Inc. made an all-or-nothing bet its rivals were unwilling to match: that coal would remain indispensable to the U.S. power sector.
Blizzard-like conditions in the Dakotas, western Nebraska and Kansas are stressing winter wheat, inundating mines and disrupting ranches.
Exxaro's coal export volumes surged to a record 8 million tonnes. Revenue jumped 12% to 25.491 billion rand compared with 22.813 billion rand the previous year.
PPC wants to conclude the sale by May and has been in touch with investors from the United States, Russia and China.
Producing a single metric ton of steel in a blast furnace typically releases around 2.3 tons of carbon dioxide, not much less than you’d get from burning a ton of thermal coal for energy.
The labor group is planning a march to the ruling African National Congress’s Johannesburg headquarters on March 30.
A New York-based company is in talks to buy the 847-megawatt San Juan Generating Station for $1, after four of its five owners decided to shut it down.
The deal reflects the company's effort to rebalance its coal assets, shifting away from thermal coal investment and focusing more on coking coal.
Eskom supplies more than 90 percent of the power in Africa's most industrialised economy.
The emphasis is on getting more women at senior levels.
The level 1 alert, the highest in China's four-tier pollution warning system, has been in place since March 1 and requires steel mills to curb output by 40%-70%.
The members of the Alliance agreed on the urgency of examining tailings from the perspective of disposal and closure.
ABB Ability MineOptimize connects all electrification, automation and digital offerings to optimize all stages in the lifecycle.
Comments came after Reuters reported that Chinese customs authorities had stepped up environment and safety checks on foreign cargoes
Move is part of an increasing wave of investment by mining and energy groups into technologies that suck carbon dioxide directly from the atmosphere and use it to make synthetic fuel.
Ontario and Saskatchewan say the plan falls short in growing Canada’s reputation as a world leader.
The decline in the March benchmark was due to low demand in China.
The study is based on information collected from 33 prospectors and 172 mineral and coal exploration companies operating in British Columbia.
China's coal consumption rose for a second year in a row in 2018, but coal's share of total energy consumption fell below 60 percent for the first time.