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Philippines allows top coal producer Semirara to resume mining
By EBR Staff Writer
Semirara Mining and Power Corporation, the Philippines' biggest coal producer, said on Monday the Department of Energy had allowed it to resume mining operations following a two-month suspension.
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Patriot Coal to go ahead with deal to sell majority of operating assets to Blackhawk Mining
Patriot Coal is proceeding with a transaction to sell a substantial majority of its operating assets to Blackhawk Mining.
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Paramont Coal plans to close three metallurgical coal mines in Virginia
By EBR Staff Writer
Alpha Natural Resources subsidiary Paramont Coal is planning to close three metallurgical coal mines in Dickenson County, southwest Virginia, US.
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Guildford Coal secures new mining licence in Mongolia
By EBR Staff Writer
Guildford Coal subsidiary Terra Energy has secured a new mining licence Khar Servegen (KS) MV- 019149 from the Minerals Resource Authority of Mongolia (MRAM).
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Wescoal signs coal supply deal with Eskom in South Africa
By EBR Staff Writer
Wescoal has entered into a short term deal to supply a 221,000 tons of coal to electricity public utility, Eskom from its Elandspruit mine in Mpumalanga, South Africa.
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University of California divests $200m from coal and oil sands firms
By EBR Staff Writer
The University of California has sold around $200m direct holdings in coal and oil sands firms due to growing environmental concerns and financial risks.
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Yancoal receives mining lease for Moolarben coal mine in Australia
By EBR Staff Writer
Yancoal Australia has received a mining lease from the New South Wales Department of Industry Resources and Energy for the Moolarben stage two project.
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California Assembly passes coal divestment bill
By EBR Staff Writer
The California Assembly in the US has approved a new bill, SB 185 (De León), allowing the state pension funds, California Public Employees’ Retirement System (CalPERS) and California State Teachers’ Retirement System (CalSTRS), to divest their investments in coal firms.
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Jindal to close Russell Vale coal mine in Australia
By EBR Staff Writer
India-based Jindal Steel and Power has decided to close the Russell Vale colliery coal mine Australia, due to mounting losses following a slump in commodity prices.
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Whitehaven Coal opens Maules Creek mine in Australia
By EBR Staff Writer
Coal producer Whitehaven Coal has officially opened its $767m open cut coal project at Maules Creek in the New South Wales’ Gunnedah Basin, Australia.
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Queensland regulators approve New Hope’s New Acland Stage 3 expansion
By EBR Staff Writer
Coal mining company New Hope has received regulatory approval for the expansion of its New Acland Stage 3 project in Queensland, Australia.
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MSHA proposes new rule to equip coal hauling equipments with proximity detection technology
By EBR Staff Writer
The US Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) has proposed a new rule to equip haulage machinery with proximity detection technology to prevent miners from getting struck, pinned or crushed in underground coal mines.
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Expansion of Boggabri coal mine in Australia completed
By EBR Staff Writer
Japanese company Idemitsu Kosan has completed expansion of Boggabri Coal mine in New South Wales, Australia.
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Vale sells Australian coal mine to Glencore and Bloomfield
By EBR Staff Writer
Brazil based mining company Vale has sold Integra coal mine in Australia to Glencore and Bloomfield Group.
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BMA selects Ausenco for EPC services
By EBR Staff Writer
Australia based engineering, procurement company Ausenco has been selected by BHP Billiton Mitsubishi Alliance (BMA) to provide engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) services for its coal mine in Central Queensland.
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