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Arch Coal announces changes to its board

Arch Coal announces changes to its board

In keeping with its planned succession process, Arch Coal has announced several changes to its board of directors with John Eaves elected as chairman as well as CEO.

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 Peabody Energy announces results for 1Q15

Peabody Energy announces results for 1Q15

Peabody Energy announced results for 1Q15, reporting US$1.54 billion revenue.

Anglo American 1Q15: production report

Anglo American 1Q15: production report

Anglo American’s export metallurgical coal production dropped 17% after its Canadian operation Peace River Coal was put on care and maintenance in 4Q14 and Australian production was impacted by tropical cyclone Marcia.

Top coal exporter turns to natural gas

Top coal exporter turns to natural gas

Xcoal has announced plans to develop a business to export LNG by no later than 2018.

Vale’s coal production drops y/y in 1Q15

Vale’s coal production drops y/y in 1Q15

Vale’s coal output dropped y/y in 1Q15 due to an abnormal rainy season in Mozambique and lower availability of plant and equipment.

 

Alpha Coal Project update

Alpha Coal Project update

GVK Hancock is developing three coal mining projects in the Galilee Basin.

Queen's Award for PEGL

Queen's Award for PEGL

President Engineering Group secures Queen’s Award For International Trade.

Is switching from coal to gas better for the climate?

Is switching from coal to gas better for the climate?

IEA Clean Coal Centre asks whether using gas instead of coal is an effective way to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.

BHP Billiton metallurgical and thermal coal production increases

BHP Billiton metallurgical and thermal coal production increases

BHP Billiton's latest operational review shows metallurgical coal production increasing by 14% and thermal coal production by 2%.

 

A call for OEMs to support cost reduction

A call for OEMs to support cost reduction

Timetric’s Mining Intelligence Centre conducted a survey and found OEMs may lose market shares if they do not support cost reduction.

  Anti-mining protestors cause major problems

Anti-mining protestors cause major problems

Anti-mining protestors put GVK through further court processes by opposing the Alpha Coal Project, causing delays in thousands of jobs and difficulties for GVK. GVK have set out how it will overcome this and why the project is important.

Novel ways to get more energy from coal

Novel ways to get more energy from coal

IEA Clean Coal Centre explains innovative power generation systems are starting to emerge and if developed into practical systems, they could have large impacts on generating coal-based power.

Arch Coal reports first quarter 2015 results

Arch Coal reports first quarter 2015 results

Arch's first quarter cash margin per t expands 12% versus the prior quarter.

 

Rio Tinto coal production increases in Q1 2015.

Rio Tinto coal production increases in Q1 2015.

Higher Q1 coal production was largely due to improved production rates at Kestrel South as the longwall ramps up.

Emerson automates India’s first supercritical power plant

Emerson automates India’s first supercritical power plant

Emerson’s automation technologies facilitate new unit to supply efficient and low emissions power and support increased energy demand in India.

Conveyor Belt Systems launched in NAFTA

Conveyor Belt Systems launched in NAFTA

PHOENIX has launched its advanced mining solutions and services in the NAFTA markets.

US coal production for week ending 19 April

US coal production for week ending 19 April

US coal production is down by slightly less than 1.5 million t for the week ending 11 April compared to the same period in 2014.

 

 
 

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