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Kibo Mining raises £950 000 in share placing

Kibo Mining raises £950 000 in share placing

Kibo Mining has announced that it has received commitments to a share placing of 19 million new ordinary shares of €0.015.

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Step closer to a cleaner energy future

Step closer to a cleaner energy future

Callide Oxyfuel Project demonstrates a future for low emission coal.

Steag GmbH emerges as potential buyer

Steag GmbH emerges as potential buyer

German union identifies potential buyer for Vattenfall lignite assets.

Indian miners intend on switching local suppliers in the long term

Indian miners intend on switching local suppliers in the long term

According to a recent survey, 60% of miners intend on switching suppliers in the long term.

Bathurst Resources half year results

Bathurst Resources half year results

Bathurst Resources Limited has released financial results for the half year ended 31 December 2014.

 

Preserving low-carbon energy in Illinois

Preserving low-carbon energy in Illinois

A new Low Carbon Portfolio Standard will reduce carbon emissions, increase renewable energy and maintain affordable, reliable electricity while saving local jobs in Illinois.

EIA release 8W15 US coal production estimate

EIA release 8W15 US coal production estimate

The US Energy Information Administration has released its production estimate for the week ending 21 February.

Rio Tinto streamlines organisational structure

Rio Tinto streamlines organisational structure

Rio Tinto is streamlining its product groups and corporate functions as part of the continued focus on efficiency and costs.

Arch Coal elects James A. Sabala to board of directors

Arch Coal elects James A. Sabala to board of directors

Hecla Mining Executive, James A. Sabala, has been elected to Arch Coal’s Board of Directors.

 

Glencore to reduce Australian coal exports

Glencore to reduce Australian coal exports

Glencore plans to reduce Australian production by 15 million t in 2015.

New government funding stream confirmed for conventional fossil fuels

New government funding stream confirmed for conventional fossil fuels

A new stream of grant funding has been allocated to help support both R&D projects and feasibility studies in the fields of extraction and the use of conventional fossil fuels.

China’s investment in African resources rising

China’s investment in African resources rising

According to Standard Bank, China’s investment in African resources is still at an early stage, but on a clear path to growth.

Boart Longyear rises to the challenge

Boart Longyear rises to the challenge

A Boart Longyear team has risen to the challenge of boring a ventilation shaft for an underground longwall coal mine in south west Wyoming.

 

Playing the long game Down Under

Playing the long game Down Under

Despite low prices for Australian coal, junior miners have the most to gain from investing in new projects

Project profile: New Crofton Co-operative Colliery

Project profile: New Crofton Co-operative Colliery

A new type of mine is planned in the historic coalfield community of West Yorkshire in the UK.

North Dakota senator to push for clean coal legislation (again)

North Dakota senator to push for clean coal legislation (again)

Senator Heidi Heitkamp of North Dakota is to re-introduce legislation to encourage development of clean coal.

Tata Power strikes deal with SUEK

Tata Power strikes deal with SUEK

India’s Tata Group has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Siberian Coal Energy Co (SUEK) to develop energy sector opportunities in Russia and elsewhere.

 

 
 

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