Local girls in central Queensland have recently taken part in an all-girls Queensland Minerals and Energy Academy event.
Coal news updates
Full-scale construction of a coal gasification furnace begins at the 540 MW IGCC plant in Fukushima.
The company intends to use the proceeds to finance its ongoing and new power projects, coal mining projects and renovation, and modernisation of power stations.
“We support the Act because the continued retirement of coal-fired power plants across the country is threatening the reliability and resilience of the nation’s electricity grid.”
High belt speeds represent a challenge for scrapers. Cleaning results are often less than satisfactory. But that is not always the case, as you can see at the opencast lignite mine in Jänschwalde, Germany.
A new study from Infiniti Research shows that competitor analysis can help coal mining companies to effectively position their products in the market.
“Despite the predictions of green activists, the value of thermal coal exports surged 18%, while the worth of LNG exports lifted 15%,” says Queensland Resources Council.
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Flexco is set to showcase its splicing and transfer point solutions to optimise belt conveyor performance.
The Dutch terminal operator's decision to clear a section of its coal-handling site, in order to diversify into other dry bulk commodities, was prompted by reduced demand for coal storage.
The coal dryer was damaged in January this year by a pressure event that temporarily suspended dryer operations.
Komatsu is developing its opencast drill product line to include articulating boom track drills.
The brownfield redevelopment company is remediating and repurposing the retired coal-fired power plant in Indiana, US.
North Block Complex Proprietary Ltd, a subsidiary of Universal Coal Plc enters a sale and purchase agreement with Exxaro Coal Mpumalanga Proprietary Ltd and Exxaro Coal Proprietary Ltd, for the acquisition of assets that comprise the North Block Complex.
Carbon Tracker provides the first study showing investors the gap in demand for fossil fuels between 2.7°C of warming, consistent with current policies and a 1.75°C pathway, aligned with the Paris Agreement.
Corsa Coal is set to sell its CAPP division, which will enable the company to dedicate its corporate resources to the metallurgical coal market in order to achieve the highest rates of ROI.
Australian coal producer Yancoal has become a member of the World Coal Association.
Orica’s new Bulkmaster 7 explosives delivery system will provide a leap in productivity and safety on bench, as well as a significant step towards automating drill and blast operations in the future.
Matteo Goich, Matec, USA, outlines a waste water treatment solution for coal companies in pursuit of clean coal that uses a filter press and thickener method to produce a more environmentally-friendly cake byproduct.
Banks Mining organises a meeting with a liaison committee in the village of Dipton, Durham (UK) to discuss the proposed new County Durham surface mine.
The company’s revenue was up 124% to AUS$136.5 million, with EBITDA of AUS$29.6 million.
The UK’s largest carbon capture and storage research group has said that it is pleased to see unequivocal recognition of the importance of CCS for reducing greenhouse gas emissions across Scotland.