Rio Tinto coal news
Rio Tinto executive committee changes
Following the destruction of the Juukan rockshelters in May 2020, the Board of Rio Tinto has engaged extensively with shareholders, Traditional Owners, Indigenous leaders and other stakeholders
Rio Tinto publishes submission to Parliamentary Inquiry on Juukan Gorge
Rio Tinto has reiterated its determination to ensure that the destruction of heritage sites of exceptional archaeological and cultural significance, such as the Juukan rockshelters, never occurs again.
Agreement reached on preferred long-term power supply for Oyu Tolgoi
Rio Tinto, Turquoise Hill and the government of Mongolia have reached an agreement on the preferred domestic power solution for Oyu Tolgoi.
Rio Tinto update on COVID-19
As a result of separate actions by the Premier of Quebec and the President of South Africa to contain the spread of COVID-19, Rio Tinto has decided to slow down some of its operations.
Rio Tinto board changes
Rio Tinto will appoint three new independent non-executive directors to the board.
Rio Tinto awards Mondium AUS$400 million mine construction contract
Rio Tinto has awarded Perth-based company Mondium a contract valued at approximately AUS$400 million for the design and construction of a mine in Western Australia.
Rio Tinto’s coal sales show strength of Queensland resources sector
Through the sale of Rio Tinto assets, the Queensland coal industry will continue to generate the jobs and export revenue that keeps the state strong.
Rio Tinto sells remaining QLD coal assets
Rio Tinto’s Queensland coal assets have been sold for a total of AUS$3.95 billion.
Rio Tinto sells Winchester South interests
Rio Tinto has completed the 75% interest sale of Winchester South for AUS$200 million.
Wood Mackenzie: Rio Tinto deal to revitalise Glencore's hard coking coal production profile
In the past week, Rio Tinto has announced three separate deals that complete its exit from coal. In this article, Viktor Tanevski, a senior research analyst at Wood Mackenzie, offers his analysis.