All articles by JP Casey

  1. China introduces coal production cap for safety risk mines

    China’s National Coal Mine Safety Administration has introduced a production cap of 8 million tonnes (Mt) of coal per year…
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    16 May
  2. Donkin coal mine to resume operations following roof collapse

    Kameron Coal has announced that its Donkin coal mine in the Canadian state of Nova Scotia has resumed full production,…
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    15 May
  3. Environmental and Native American groups appeal against Alaskan mining permit

    Environmental and Native American groups are continuing their campaign against a proposed multi-deposit mine in the US state of Alaska,…
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    15 May
  4. The future of mining in India

    In 2010, mining was responsible for around a quarter of Indian GDP, and has been one of the driving forces…
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    15 May
  5. US EPA adds abandoned Copper Bluff mine to Superfund priority list

    The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has added seven new sites, including the Copper Bluff mine in California, to its…
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    14 May
  6. WaterNSW raises “key concerns” with coal mining impacts on groundwater

    WaterNSW, a state-owned company responsible for regulating and monitoring water quality in the Australian state of New South Wales, has…
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    14 May
  7. 50,000 people protest against $1.2bn gold mine in Colombia

    Around 50,000 people are believed to have taken to the streets of Bucaramanga, the capital of Colombian department Santander, to…
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    13 May
  8. Vale announces widespread decline in production and sales in Q1 2019

    Brazilian miner Vale has announced its production and sales figures for the first quarter of 2019, with both figures declining…
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    9 May
  9. Newcrest to invest A$10,000 in hydration monitoring startups

    Newcrest Mining has partnered with Australian startup community Unearthed to find a solution to worker hydration and hydration monitoring at…
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    9 May
  10. Artisanal mining: the dangers that come with the job

    Personal injury The most direct danger of artisanal mining is the risk of personal injury faced by miners themselves. As…
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    9 May
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