ABM Investama’s mining contractor unit Cipta Kridatama has inked a $206 million deal to remove overburden and haul coal in East Kalimantan for miner Multi Harapan Utama.
Indonesia's coal trade group asked the government on Monday to postpone plans to hike royalties on output for some miners to avoid a further blow to an industry already battered by coal prices that a... Read More.China faces a serious conundrum. The country, already the world's largest coal consumer, wants to significantly increase its coal electricity generating capacity in order to expand its economy. But t... Read More.Demand for coal has become so intense that at one point it was tipped to overtake oil as the biggest global fuel by 2030, by no less than the International Energy Agency (IEA).Hampton Roads coal exports totaled 4,091,402 short tons in August, up 9.9% from July but down 10.5% from the year-ago month, according to figures released Monday by the Virginia Maritime Association.Read More.Kentucky's largest electric utilities, Louisville Gas & Electric and Kentucky Utilities, are soliciting proposals for an unspecified amount of high-sulfur and mid-sulfur steam coal for several po... Read More.US utilities have spent billions of dollars to upgrade their coal-fired power plants to meet tough new environmental regulations, but those investments could be for naught if the Obama administration iss... Read More.Australian Pacific Coal has advised that Rio Tinto Exploration (RTX) has commenced coal exploration at their Mt Hillalong joint venture tenement EPC1824 in the heart of the prolific Bowen Basin, Queensla... Read More.The Australian mining industry welcomed Saturday's election of Prime Minister Tony Abbott and his coalition's pledge to abolish the carbon tax on fugitive greenhouse gas emissions from coal mines... Read More.
India should focus on development and adoption of energy-efficient technologies in order to cut dependence on oil, gas and coal imports, said experts."We need to take cognisance of the escalat... Read More.
The Centre on Monday deftly linked some former prime ministers and senior politicians to the possibility of CBI examining PM Manmohan Singh in the coal blocks allocations case.
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Gains from weak rupee would get capped for the integrated aluminium producer that continues to see lumpiness in profitability due to disruption in coal supplies, which is likely to continue till its Utkal ... Read More.
Green is in on Wall Street. Or so you'd think, if you believe the sustainability policies of some of the United States' biggest banks. Bank of America, Citi, Goldman Sachs, JP Morgan and Morgan Sta... Read More.
Ahead of the crucial meeting of CIL with the trade union on strike notice, the Coal Ministry has written to the Department of Disinvestment stating that the proposed stake sale in PSU is co... Read More.
A year after the coal block allocation scam came into the spotlight, which landed the United Progressive Alliance government in trouble, the petroleum and natural gas ministry is gearing up to take another... Read More.
Taking a serious note of the recent development over unsuitability of a captive coal block allotted to state-owned Odisha Thermal Power Corporation Ltd (OTPCL), the state energy minister has asked all user... Read More.
he coal shortage in the country is finally going to hit the consumers in a big way. Union ministry of power (MoP) has directed all state electricity regulatory commissions (SERCs) including MERC to allow p... Read More.
Union coal minister Sriprakash Jaiswal on Monday said, "An inter-ministerial committee has been constituted to search the missing documents of the alleged coal scam.
Almost 95% of... Read More.
The cemetery has been relocated, the houses abandoned, the shop windows boarded up and the main street is deserted.
The tiny western German ghost town of Immerath is making room for th... Read More.
Coal of Africa Limited announced that the Limpopo Department of Economic Development, Environment and Tourism has granted Environmental Authorization in terms of National Environmental Managementand the En... Read More.