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BMA Australia

G7 considers phasing out coal before 2030

An intergovernmental meeting could shut down fossil-fuel production within eight years. Climate change ministers attending the next Group of Seven (G7) meeting might commit to phasing out coal as...

Coal mining QRC

Industry boss supports transitioning coal to renewables

A top resources advocate wants the sector to abandon fossil fuels and replace them with greener alternatives. Minerals Council of Australia (MCA) strongly welcomed Anthony Albanese as the next prime...

Coal mine pit

Coal exports to China predicted to drop 45 per cent

Australian commodity orders are expected to significantly dwindle in parts of East Asia during the next few years, a new study found. Researchers predict the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) will...

Woodside workers

New $16B offshore project approved

A partnership between a mining giant and an oil and gas producer is one step closer to starting work on a brand-new $16 billion development off the shore of Australia. The joint venture (JV) between...

Whitehaven Coal workers

Coal mine extended by more than a decade

An underground coal operation has been approved to keep its doors open for an extra 13 years. Whitehaven Coal’s Narrabri Stage 3 Extension Project recently received the regulatory nod, meaning...

Bowen Coking Coal

New coal project approved in Central Qld

A mineral producer received the nod to proceed with a brand-new coal development in Queensland’s Bowen Basin. The State Department of Environment and Science recently granted an environmental...

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