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Adani Group wins final state approval for $15bn Carmichael coal mine in Australia
By EBR Staff Writer
Indian energy firm Adani Group has secured the final major State and Federal Government approval for its A$21.7bn ($15.1bn) Carmichael coal and rail project in Australia.
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Gas explosion at Jinshangou coal mine in China kills 13 miners
By EBR Staff Writer
A gas explosion at Jinshangou coal mine in Chongqing, southwest China has reportedly killed at least 15 miners, with 20 others missing.
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Arch Coal completes restructuring to emerge from US bankruptcy protection
By EBR Staff Writer
US-based Arch Coal announced that it has emerged from bankruptcy after securing court approval for a restructuring plan that enables it to clear $5bn debt.
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Vale agrees on new terms to sell some of Mozambique coal assets to Mitsui
Brazilian mining firm Vale has agreed on new terms for a deal to sell some of its Mozambique coal assets to Japan's Mitsui & Co.
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New Colombia Resources announces LOI for $200m to develop coal mine project in Colombia
By EBR Staff Writer
New Colombia Resources, a Colombian company listed in the U.S. with premium metallurgical Blue Gem and thermal coal mining titles and medical marijuana operations in Colombia, is pleased to announce a Letter of Intent (LOI) to develop their 2900 acre metallurgical and thermal coal concession in Colombia.
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BHP Billiton to sell 75% stake in IndoMet Coal in Indonesia
By EBR Staff Writer
BHP Billiton has signed an agreement to divest coal assets in Indonesia to its equity partner PT Alam Tri Abadi (Adaro) amid a slump in prices for metallurgical coal.
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Glencore plans to close Tahmoor coal mine in Australia due to weak prices
By EBR Staff Writer
Swiss mining major Glencore is planning to close its Tahmoor underground coal mine in New South Wales, Australia, amid slump in prices in global coal markets.
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European Commission approves Spain’s €2.13bn aid to facilitate closure of 26 coal mines
The European Commission (EC) has approved Spain’s plans to grant €2.13bn to shut down 26 uncompetitive coal mines in the country.
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Pembroke Resources acquires metallurgical coal assets in Bowen Basin
By EBR Staff Writer
Pembroke Resources, an Australian-based company backed by leading resources and energy-focused global private equity firm Denham Capital, announced that it has acquired from various Australian subsidiaries of Peabody Energy Inc and CITIC Resources Holdings Limited their interests in metallurgical coal tenements that collectively encompass the Olive Downs Complex in Queensland’s Bowen Basin.
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Volvo Group develops self-driving truck for mining industry
By EBR Staff Writer
Volvo Group has developed a new self-driving truck for mining industry as part of a research and development project.
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Dynegy to shut down three coal power units in Illinois, US
By EBR Staff Writer
Dynegy is set to shut down three uneconomical coal-fueled units at two power plants in Illinois, US.
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Adani faces another legal hurdle for approval of $16bn coal mine project in Australia
By EBR Staff Writer
Environmental Defenders Office Queensland (EDO Qld) has filed a lawsuit against the state’s approval for the Adani Group's A$21.7bn ($16bn) Carmichael coal mine project in Australia.
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Thiess awarded $180m Melak extension contract
By EBR Staff Writer
Thiess has been awarded a three-year contract extension by PT Teguh Sinar Abadi and PT Firman Ketaun Perkasa (members of the Bayan Group) to continue operations at Melak Coal Mine, in East Kalimantan, Indonesia.
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Vattenfall to divest lignite assets in Germany
By EBR Staff Writer
Swedish state-owned power company Vattenfall has signed an agreement divest its coal mines and associated power plants in Germany to Czech energy company EPH and its financial partner PPF Investments.
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Peabody Energy files for US bankruptcy protection
By EBR Staff Writer
Global coal producer Peabody Energy has filed for bankruptcy protection in the US as it sits on $10.1bn debt amid slump in commodity prices.
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