A mining contractor has served dismissal notices to 274 employees at South African mining group Wescoal’s Vanggatfontein mine (VGF) in Mpumalanga following a disciplinary hearing related to alleged unlawful conduct...
25 April 2019 News
23 April 2019 News
A US federal court has suspended a government plan to open up coal mining on federal lands, claiming that it did not adequately consider the environmental impacts of the proposal.
17 April 2019 News
MC Mining’s wholly owned subsidiary Limpopo Coal Company has concluded a coal sale and purchase agreement with a company that produces and markets bulk commodities.
10 April 2019 News
Indian firm Adani has secured approval from the Australian Government for groundwater management plans at its $16bn Carmichael Coal Mine and Rail Infrastructure project, under the Environment Protection and Biodiversity...
29 March 2019 News
BHP Mitsubishi Alliance (BMA) has completed the previously announced sale of the Gregory Crinum coal mine in central Queensland to Japan’s Sojitz in a deal valued at A$100m ($70.9m).
28 March 2019 News
Brazilian miner Vale has released its financial results for the final quarter of 2018, reporting increases in earnings before interest, tax, depreciation and amortization (EBITDA), net revenue and income. This...
25 March 2019 News
The Powys County Council, responsible for the administration of the central Welsh county, has accepted an application by Celtic Energy to restart mining at the closed Nant Helen surface coal...
15 March 2019 News
BNP Paribas Asset Management (BNPP AM) has announced plans to stop investing in companies that are engaged in mining thermal coal, to tackle the growing threat of climate change.
14 March 2019 News
MC Mining has secured conditional approval from its directors to begin the first phase of development at its flagship Makhado hard coking and thermal coal project in South Africa.