The Minerals Council of Australia reports that the Australia is committed to continuing on a low emissions pathway.
An independent report commissioned by government, industry and research organisations has laid down a comprehensive plan for carbon capture and storage (CCS) deployment in Australia.
New Hope Group continues to break new ground in mining technology by trialling a diesel and natural gas hybrid truck at its New Acland Mine on the Darling Downs, Australia.
New Hope Group receives Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act approval for New Acland stage 3 continuation project.
TerraCom’s subsidiary, Orion Mining, receives conditions for indicative approval the Queensland Government Department of Natural Resources and Mines for Blair Athol mine.
The campaign will focus on promoting the contribution of the mining sector to the Australian economy.
Glencore’s coal production of 124.9 million t was 5% down on 2015, mainly reflecting the divestment of Optimum Coal.
New South Wales and Queensland intend to make the mining sector more efficient and boost the strength of railway tracks through four new research projects.