Eliminating high-risk dependence on imported fuels; vast potential in renewables and buildout around domestic technology advantages; stranded assets in coal projects; little chance of nuclear industry recovery.
Coal Mining News
Work on the delayed mine to start shortly after the federal government grants it final approval, which is expected before the end of May.
The mine is set to be totally transformed by 2018.
William P. Barr will help Caterpillar face a federal investigation related to profits earned by CSARL, its Swiss parts subsidiary.
A 3.4% increase in the December quarter seems to indicate that the downward trend of the past five years has been finally reversed.
While wew mines continue to open in British Columbia, the perceptionis that the province is no longer a welcome place for mineral exploration.
Deal would make of Volcan Investments Ltd., Agarwal's family trust, the second-largest investor in Anglo American.
Anglo American today published its 16th annual Sustainability Report, entitled ‘Delivering Change, Building Resilience, Working in Partnership’.
Chart of the Week - What powers the U.S., and how that mix is evolving over time
The rankings are based on data for academic reputation, employer reputation, research citations per paper and research impact.
Beijing will adopt more market-friendly measures in the sector and other oversupplied industries.
He joins a growing list of chairmen who are leaving some of the world's' top mining companies, including BHP Billiton and Anglo American.
Over 24,000 people attended this year's Prospectors & Developers Association of Canada’s Convention — a strong indication that confidence has returned to the mineral exploration and mining industry.
Emissions of carbon dioxide from coal fell 50 per cent in 2016 as use of the fossil fuel dropped by 52 per cent, contributing to an overall drop in carbon output of 5.8 per cent last year compared with 2015.
Iron ore stockpiles at Chinese ports reach record high, but Beijing steel and coal capacity cuts should lend support to high-grade imports, met coal prices.
The 15% Mineral Exploration Tax Credit, which was slated to expire at the end of this month, has been extended until March 31, 2018.
Coal continues to be the sector in the cross-hairs of Chinese plans to shift its energy mix away from fossil fuels and into cleaner renewables.
For the second consecutive year, PDAC will host the International Mines Ministers Summit (IMMS) with 25 countries attending to it.
Sam Walsh's bonuses, potentially worth millions, had been delayed for at least two years as investigations continue into dubious payments related to Simandou iron ore project in Africa.
Several MAC members already formally participate in the Voluntary Principles on Security and Human Rights Initiative (VPI) and several others apply the VPs for their operations abroad.
Federal officials executed a search warrant at three of Caterpillar facilities, including the corporate headquarters in Peoria.
Study shows mining has sparked "unparalleled inorganic compound diversification" like rabbittite at Lucky Strike, Utah and a handful found on smelter walls
Industry observers believe Yancoal will face several challenges when trying to complete a $2bn equity issue to finance the acquisition of Rio’s coal mines in the Hunter Valley.
Coal accounted for 62% of the nation’s energy mix last year, down from 64% in 2015.