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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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Anglo American agrees sale of Foxleigh metallurgical coal mine
By EBR Staff Writer
Anglo American has entered into a Sale and Purchase Agreement with a consortium led by Taurus Fund Management to sell its 70% interest in the Foxleigh metallurgical coal mine in Queensland, Australia.
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Gazprombank offered to purchase 49% stake in Elga coal project in Russia
By EBR Staff Writer
Russian mining and metals company Mechel has offered an option to Gazprombank to buy a 49% stake in Elga coal project in Russia, for RUB34.3bn ($504m).
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Definitive Power Feasibility Study completed on Mbeya Coal to Power project
By EBR Staff Writer
Kibo Mining, the Tanzania focussed mineral exploration and development company, has announced that the Mbeya Coal to Power Project, Definitive Power Feasibility Study work has been completed on schedule.
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Mechel to supply one million tonnes of coking coal to China’s Baosteel Resources
By EBR Staff Writer
Mechel PAO (MTL), a leading Russian mining and metals company, announces that its cooperation agreement with China’s major corporation Baosteel Resources has been prolonged.
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Czech firms offer to buy Vattenfall’s lignite assets in Germany
By EBR Staff Writer
Swedish state-owned power company Vattenfall has received bids from two Czech firms for its coal mines and associated power plants sale in Germany.
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Peabody Energy may file for bankruptcy protection
By EBR Staff Writer
Peabody Energy has warned that it may have to file for bankruptcy protection after it failed to pay an interest of $70m on its debt this week.
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Queensland Parliament supports Adani’s $16bn Carmichael coal project
By EBR Staff Writer
Queensland Parliament has agreed that all state government approvals should be granted to India-based Adani’s proposed A$21.7bn ($16bn) Carmichael coal project in the north of Galilee Basin, Australia.
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Researchers look for ways to recover rare earth elements from coal
By EBR Staff Writer
Researchers from Virginia Tech, University of Kentucky and West Virginia University are working on a project to recover rare earth elements from coal.
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Orakzai coal mine collapse kills eight in Pakistan
By EBR Staff Writer
Collapse of a coal mine in Kurez, Orakzai Agency of Pakistan has reportedly killed at least eight miners and injured ten others.
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