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Simandou mine site

$26B mega project partners reach agreement

Multinational employers revealed how they plan to construct a Pilbara ‘killer’ mine. Rio Tinto and four other proponents recently reached a mutual agreement on their $26 billion Simandou...

Winchester South coal mine

New $1B Central Qld coal mine approved

A resources project received the nod to proceed in Queensland’s Bowen Basin. The Department of State Development, Infrastructure, Local Government and Planning recently approved the new...

Capricorn mine

$151M Qld mine reopening receives special status

A major project is one step closer to restarting production in northwest Queensland. The State Department of Development, Infrastructure, Local Government and Planning recently granted both...

Fox Resources

New $200M Qld coal project wins public support

A mining development received overwhelming approval. Polling company DemosAU recently found 69 per cent of Bundaberg residents want more new coal projects. The sample survey of 500 people revealed...

Hunter Valley Operations coal mine

Coal expansion overwhelmingly approved

A fossil fuel extension project has been strongly supported. The community overwhelmingly approved of Hunter Valley Operations’ (HVO’s) plan to keep mining until at least 2050. More than...

CPB Contractors

$5B North Qld project secures funding

One of Queensland’s largest developments received a welcome cash injection. The State Government recently approved $1.3 billion in funding for CuString’s CopperString 2.0 High Voltage...

Mach Energy workers

Coal projects worth over $950M recommended

A judiciary body recommended multiple new fossil fuel operations. The Federal Court of Australia recently endorsed Mach Energy’s $950 million Mount Pleasant Optimisation Project and...

Simandou mine site

$26B mega mine secures new funding

A Pilbara ‘killer’ project is one step closer to construction. Rio Tinto recently confirmed it would invest US$100 million (A$155.3M) in the new Simandou mine, 526km southeast of Conakry...

Olive Downs worker

Contract awarded at new central Qld coal mine

A new tender has been won at a $1 billion fossil fuel development in Queensland’s Isaac region. Part of CIMIC Group recently secured the latest contract at Pembroke Resources’ Olive Downs...

New Acland stage 3 truck

$1B coal revival ramps up in southern Qld

A reopened mine is lifting production and expanding its crew in Queensland’s Darling Downs region. New Hope Corporation (NHC) recently revealed it is ramping-up output at its $1 billion New...

Dartbrook Coal Mine

$300M coal revival secures funding

A mothballed fossil fuel development is on-track to restart production before the end of 2023. Australian Pacific Coal (AQC) recently confirmed new funds will help quickly revive its Dartbrook Coal...

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