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Utah Attorney General applauds decision to halt EPA Clean Power Plan

Utah Attorney General applauds decision to halt EPA Clean Power Plan

Utah Attorney General Sean Reyes indicates SCOTUS Decision to halt EPA Clean Power Plan recognises the dramatic impact it would have on the state.

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House Energy and Power Subcommittee reviews the SENSE Act

House Energy and Power Subcommittee reviews the SENSE Act

The House Energy and Power Subcommittee has discussed a bill to lessen EPA regulatory impact on the coal industry.

New Chief Operating Officer for Martin Engineering

New Chief Operating Officer for Martin Engineering

Martin Engineering appoints Robert Nogaj as the company’s new Chief Operating Officer.

Eggborough extended to March 2017

Eggborough extended to March 2017

Eggborough’s 2000 MW coal-fired power plant, UK, has announced the signing of a contract with National Grid, enabling the plant to stay open until March 2017.

Freezing Obama’s climate policy may help adoption of clean coal technology

Freezing Obama’s climate policy may help adoption of clean coal technology

According to Clean Coal Technologies Inc., the temporary halting of Obama's climate policy could hasten adoption of its proven new coal technology for US coal and energy industries.

 

THEnergy study: renewables for mining

THEnergy study: renewables for mining

THEnergy and Ripasso have released a study on the uses of renewables in mining.

AGL dips into red on CBM exit

AGL dips into red on CBM exit

A pre-tax impairment charge of AUS$795 million on its coalbed methane assets saw AGL record a statutory loss in 2H15.

Alpha announces stalking-horse bid

Alpha announces stalking-horse bid

A group of unnamed lenders has agreed to be the lead bidder for Alpha Natural Resource’s core assets as the company seeks to exit Chapter 11 protection.

ADB agrees contract for Isaac Plains

ADB agrees contract for Isaac Plains

Action Drill & Blast has reached a principal agreement with Golding Contractors to provide drill and blast services at Isaac Plains.

 

No let up as Peabody takes a beating

No let up as Peabody takes a beating

Peabody Energy has announced a US$1.86 billion loss in 2015 on asset writedowns, falling coal demand

Meeting carbon commitments “challenging” without CCS

Meeting carbon commitments “challenging” without CCS

The UK will find it challenging to meet its climate change commitments without carbon capture and storage.

Bedeschi installs domes at one of Italy’s largest coal plants

Bedeschi installs domes at one of Italy’s largest coal plants

Bedeschi has completed installation of new domes at Enel’s 2640 MW South Brindisi power plant at the end of 2015.

Rio Tinto slips into the red in 2015

Rio Tinto slips into the red in 2015

Global mining giant, Rio Tinto, recorded a loss of US$866 million in 2015 on the back of falling metals prices.

 

Glencore coal production down 10%

Glencore coal production down 10%

Glencore reports coal production for the 12 months ended 31 December 2015 was down to 131.5 million t, due to curtailed production in response to market conditions and deconsolidation of optimum coal.

Palmer applauds stay of Clean Power Plan

Palmer applauds stay of Clean Power Plan

Congressman Gary Palmer (R-AL) has welcomed the Supreme Court’s decision to stay the EPA's implementation of a Clean Power Plan.

Natural gas use for power generation higher this winter

Natural gas use for power generation higher this winter

So far this winter, natural gas consumption in the electric power sector has been higher than in any previous winter, according to a new report from the US EIA.

High Court’s Stay of Clean Power Plan welcomed by NMA

High Court’s Stay of Clean Power Plan welcomed by NMA

National Mining Association President and CEO, Hal Quinn, comments on the High Court’s Stay of Clean Power Plan.

 

 
 

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