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South32 plans to spin off South African coal unit
By EBR Staff Writer
Australian mining company, South32 is planning to spin off its South Africa Energy Coal (SAEC) business and run it as a stand-alone unit from April 2018.
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Insurance companies pull out $20bn investments in coal, says report
By EBR Staff Writer
Insurance companies have pulled out $20bn of investments in coal and a significant number of them are considering to end underwriting for new coal projects, according to a new industry scorecard from the Unfriend Coal campaign.
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Australia's Aurizon in preliminary talks to acquire coal export terminal in Queensland
By EBR Staff Writer
Australian coal rail operator Aurizon has confirmed it is in preliminary discussions with undisclosed parties for potential acquisition and restructuring of the Wiggins Island Coal Export Terminal (WICET) in Queensland.
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US SEC charges Rio Tinto with fraud, UK fines £27m over Mozambique coal assets
By EBR Staff Writer
British-Australian mining giant Rio Tinto and two of its former executives have been charged with fraud by the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for inflating the value of African coal assets.
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Glencore secures mining lease for $7bn Wandoan coal project
By EBR Staff Writer
Mining giant Glencore has secured the first mining leases from Queensland government for its $7bn Wandoan coal project in Australia’s Surat Basin.
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BHP Billiton elects Ken MacKenzie as new chairman
BHP Billiton has elected Ken MacKenzie to succeed Jac Nasser as chairman who will assume the new role from 1st September, 2017, following Nasser's retirement as both chairman and a non-executive director.
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Capgemini signs multi-year contract with Vattenfall to transform its finance and procurement operations across Europe
Capgemini, a global leader in consulting, technology and outsourcing services, has announced a new five-year contract with Vattenfall, an integrated energy company that supplies a broad range of energy services throughout Europe, headquartered in Solna, Sweden.
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Adani’s $16.5bn Australian coal mine project gets final investment approval
By EBR Staff Writer
Indian energy firm Adani Group has given final investment approval for its $16.5bn Carmichael coal mine project in Australia.
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South32 warns of decline in Illawarra Metallurgical Coal output
By EBR Staff Writer
South32 said production of metallurgical coal at its Illawarra operation in Australia will be hit by a suspension in work because of elevated gas concentrations.
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Anglo American to sell Drayton coal mine in Australia
By EBR Staff Writer
Anglo American has agreed to divest its 88.17% stake in the Drayton thermal coal mine and Drayton South project in Australia to Malabar Coal.
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US President Trump signs order to roll back Obama's climate policies
By EBR Staff Writer
US President Donald Trump has signed an executive order to roll back the climate policies of the previous administration and revive the country's coal industry.
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Norway excludes ten coal companies from government pension fund
By EBR Staff Writer
Norway's central bank Norges Bank, which manages the country's $900bn wealth fund, has excluded another 10 coal companies from its investment portfolio.
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Coal mine blast claims eight miners in Ukraine
By EBR Staff Writer
A deadly explosion at a coal mine has claimed the lives of around eight people in Western Ukraine.
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Australian competition regulator raises concern over South32's Metropolitan colliery deal
By EBR Staff Writer
The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has raised concerns over the proposed $200m acquisition of Metropolitan Collieries by BHP Billiton spinoff firm South32 from Peabody Energy.
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Queensland grants coordinated project status to Pembroke Resources' $1bn coal project
By EBR Staff Writer
Queensland Government in Australia has given coordinated project status to Pembroke Resources' proposed $1bn Olive Downs coal mine project.
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