MSHA releases safety alert

MINE operators are reminded they must have MSHA-approved refuge alternative components.

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28 FEBRUARY 2014
Yancoal suffers bigger loss despite record production

Yancoal suffers bigger loss despite record production

DESPITE reaching saleable coal records in 2013, Yancoal has reported an annual loss of $832.1 million...

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28 FEBRUARY 2014
New England leads slump in US coal-fired generation

New England leads slump in US coal-fired generation

NEW England showed the largest percentage drop as coal plant consumption dwindled from 7.5 million tonnes...

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28 FEBRUARY 2014
Coal derivatives market given new lease of life

Coal derivatives market given new lease of life

INVESTMENT banks may be pulling away but the volume of trading in coal derivatives is expected to grow...

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28 FEBRUARY 2014
Coal briefs

Coal briefs

SEDGMAN posts notable net loss with its CEO resigning; New Hope's production slips; Bounty Mining earns...

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28 FEBRUARY 2014

Is this the death of coal power?

STRICTER emission standards and competition from natural gas are main factors that caused closures of...

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27 FEBRUARY 2014

US Pressures japan to cut coal funding

JAPAN is experiencing increasing pressure from the US to cut funding to the coal sector.

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27 FEBRUARY 2014
Sizing out the competition

Sizing out the competition

DESIGN and manufacturing company Edge Innovate has added the roll sizer RS1500 to its range, claiming...

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27 FEBRUARY 2014
Narrabri's record run

Narrabri's record run

WHITEHAVEN Coal's new Narrabri longwall operation produced a record 3.29 million tonnes run-of-mine for...

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27 FEBRUARY 2014
MetroCoal joins Galilee players

MetroCoal joins Galilee players

AFTER a more than five-year wait, Surat Basin explorer MetroCoal has been awarded the Pentland South...

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27 FEBRUARY 2014
Monroe to lead Southern Company's environmental efforts

Monroe to lead Southern Company's environmental efforts

POWER utility Southern Company Services has appointed Dr Larry Monroe as its chief environmental officer,...

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26 FEBRUARY 2014

EPA could 'devastate' coal mining families

US Senator and former West Virginia governor Joe Manchin is warning his home state to prepare for the...

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26 FEBRUARY 2014