Despite a rebound in commodity prices and successful costs cuts, Glencore remained in the red in the six months to end-June.
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Expert says coal-fired generation may remain a key part of Britain's energy supply for longer than planned.
Erdene Resource Development Corp. is pleased to provide an update on its 100%-owned Bayan Khundii Gold Project and Altan Nar Gold-Polymetallic Project. In advance of the resumption of drilling in September 2016, the Company has been carrying out extensive technical studies on the styles and controls of gold mineralization at both Bayan Khundii and Altan Nar, as well as various studies and projects related to the anticipated development of the district.
Mineral and mining industry highlights top priorities at Energy and Mines Ministers’ Conference.
Surprise spike in imports this year is not a trend says new report.
A federal court dismissed challenge from a traditional owner to mining permits for the mine.
Signs of resurgence in platinum, a stronger gold price and growing coal exports to India should be triggers for South Africa’s mining leadership to grasp the opportunities that it missed in the last commodity boom, according to consulting engineers and scientists SRK Consulting (South Africa).
Cooperation agreements between the nations would guarantee India fresh supply of Russian coal, liquefied natural gas (LNG), diamonds and fertilizers.
China's domestic iron ore, copper, nickel, zinc, lead and bauxite mining output is slowing dramatically.
And one that's ultra-bearish.
Not even counting the $7.7 billion in write-downs and charges, BHP’s underlying profit dropped by a painful 81% to $1.2 billion for the year to June.
The Cerrejón mine is one of the world’s largest open cut coal operations.
South Africa's state pension fund is pushing Anglo to spin off all its assets in the country, including the miner's coveted platinum mines.
None of the foreign-owned platinum miners operating in the world's number three producer of the precious metal is listed on the Zimbabwe Stock Exchange.
Study argues it would be cheap and simple to retrain coal workers for solar jobs.
Rapid, large-scale urbanization will see India's top three cities rival the combined economies of Vietnam, Philippines and Malaysia.
This particular one shows the total estimated energy consumption in the United States in 2015, and how energy flowed from source to the final destination.
The mission's goal is to map a target asteroid, looking for deposits of water and other resources with visible and infrared cameras.
Experts blame increased number of mergers and acquisitions, but there’s more to it, study shows.
The Interior Department's Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement has taken the significant step of recommending that states stop allowing coal companies to "self-bond," essentially pledge they have the money to clean up sites and restore the land without having to provide collateral to cover the costs.
The coal giant also said it would review its assets in Australia to run a smaller but "more profitable" basis.
Beijing’s decision to ease production has sent coal prices soaring this summer.
Coal miner Peabody Energy Corp, which filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in April,asked a bankruptcy court on Wednesday to let it pay up to US$11.9 million in incentives to its executive leadership team should the group meet certain performance targets.
Takes Rio’s divestment tally to $4.7 billion over the last three years
New report shows commodity assets under management jumping to $235 billion, the best performance since 2009, largely due to physical gold ETF inflows.