Queensland’s resources sector continues to drive jobs growth and investment in communities with a AUS$62.9 billion contribution to the state’s economy in 2017 - 2018, Ian Macfarlane, Chief Executive of the Queensland Resources Council, (QRC), said yesterday.
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NEPEAN Mining Pty Ltd has entered a partnership with Fitzroy Australia Resources for the design and delivery of the Ironbark No. 1 coal mining project.
Researchers at the National Energy Technology Laboratory in the US are developing a magnetohydrodynamic power generator to advance high-efficiency coal power generation.
CAN$257 664 is to be spent on converting two existing office spaces into transition centres that will support entrepreneurship and employment services in Forestburg and Castor in east-central Alberta.
Units larger than 300 MW and modular units smaller than 300 MW would be eligible for loan guarantees under the Reinvigorating American Energy Infrastructure Act.
Entergy Arkansas strikes an agreement to transition its two coal-fired power plants in Arkansas to cleaner energy resources within 9 – 12 years.
New research commissioned by Drax Group shows that the ‘energy revolution’ could result in a two-tier economy in Britain, leaving millions of families and business behind.
A coal mine worker has been killed in a two vehicle collision at Teck Resources’ Elkview mine in British Columbia.
The Trump Administration is reportedly planning a side event on fossil fuels at the upcoming climate summit (COP 24) in Poland.
Panellists at the Technical University of Vienna discussed the WEO’s outlook for the future of electricity, opportunities for further electrification, and the future of hydrogen.
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Eskom suspends its Executive for the Group Capital Division pending an investigation into various allegations of impropriety against him relating to the Kusile power plant build project.
Suggesting that Australian thermal coal exports should be banned not only flies in the face of what the IEA is projecting for the region, it also condemns billions of people across the Asian region and increasingly Africa to energy poverty.
The project was one of the largest greenfield ventures in the steel industry anywhere in the world.
The mining equipment market is expected to grow over the coming years owing to the rise in demand for remote monitoring and control technologies in mineral extraction processes.
The Coal FIRST (Flexible, Innovative, Resilient, Small, Transformative) initiative intends to develop the coal plant of the future.
Synthesis Energy Systems has reported its fiscal 2018 financial results
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Baobab has purchased the Lukin and Salaita properties in South Africa for its Makhado hard coking and thermal coal project.
World Energy Outlook 2018, the International Energy Agency’s (IEA) flagship publication, details global energy trends and what possible impact they will have on supply and demand, carbon emissions, air pollution, and energy access.
The termination of the credit agreement is effective as of 15 November 2018.
Dump trucks, excavators and auxiliary equipment have arrived at the ENGIE Hazelwood mine in preparation for the earthworks season.
Cloud Peak Energy has engaged J.P. Morgan Securities LLC as its financial advisor and Allen & Overy LLP as legal counsel in connection with the strategic alternatives review.
Universal Coal has completed the acquisition of a third operating colliery for an adjusted purchase price of AUS$8.9 million.
NETL is achieving success through using microwaves for fuel conversion processes.