Changes sweeping the electricity sectors in Japan and China suggest a hugely uncertain future for coal-fired power and a rapidly increasing risk of stranded assets.
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The Russian government aims to make more than 60 billion roubles ($909 million) from selling a 10.9 percent stake in Alrosa, with the sale taking place on the Moscow Exchange this year.
Funds will be used to deploy and operate the firm's Earth observation program, known as Ceres.
In an industry that is renowned for stupendous extremes, what is considered big among the big?
US Fed officials signalled a rate rise could come as early as June.
The move by the world's largest asset manager shows increasing interest in the lithium market.
Fund now owns a 1.7% stake in Canada's Barrick Gold.
International development nonprofit Pact released Friday a report detailing the progress of efforts to address child labour in mining in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
Comments filed in Government review of Powder River Basin lease program.
The report considers how the use of coal contributes to affordable energy prices, and allows broader access to electricity and improved industrial competitiveness of economies in various regions.
Blankenship is expected to begin serving his time in California today, after being convicted of conspiring to wilfully violate mine safety standards at West Virginia's Upper Big Branch coal mine.
Canada’s largest pipeline company's first-quarter profit rose as record volumes carried on its main pipeline system helped shield it from a sustained drop in oil prices.
The bank increased its three, six and 12-month forecasts to $1,200, $1,180, and $1,150 an ounce from $1,100, $1,050 and $1,000 respectively.
It’s home to just a half-million people, but the country is not thinking small when it comes to the future of mining.
Construction of the massive mine's underground portion will begin within months, with first production expected by 2020.
So did production – all time high of 887m ounces.
Over the last 15 years, America has been turning away from traditional oil suppliers in the Middle East to more trusted sources, closer to home.
Despite the ups and downs, the precious metal has gained 21% so far this year.
Risk, from a mathematical perspective, is the probability of an event multiplied by its potential impact.
Newmont Mining Corporation was officially incorporated on May 2, 1921.
The metal climbed for a sixth consecutive session on Monday, past the psychologically significant $1,300 an ounce mark.
She is still trying to recover from her televised comments in March, when she said she would put coal companies and miners out of business.
The $10 billion James Webb telescope is equipped with a collapsible honeycomb-like mirror made of 18 gleaming, gold-covered pieces.
Silver, in turn, is trading at prices not since Jan. 2015 and has gained 15% this month alone.
Thirty-eight members of the Women’s Mining Coalition (WMC) from 16 states traveled to Washington D.C. for the 24th annual Fly-In meetings on Capitol Hill.