Coal

Coal is a fossil fuel. Different types of coal is mined including coking coal, thermal coal, metallurgical coal, anthracite. Coal includes coal mining, coal processing, electricity, power generation, coal-fired power stations, thermal power, clean coal technologies, Eskom, carbon, carbon tax, coal processing equipment, Richards Bay Coal Terminal, coal washing, export coal,

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Mining, Minerals Development Board should cease to exist says Solidarity

The proposed amendment to the MPRDA Regulations enter trade unions’ and mining companies’ territory unnecessarily says Solidarity.
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ICMM publishes updated guidance for community concerns

“Demonstrating transparency and accountability is fundamental to meaningful engagement with host communities." - Tom Butler, ICMM CEO
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TECH NEWS: First “intelligent mine” implemented in India

Thriveni Earthmovers Private operates India's largest energy conglomerate NTPC’s flagship Pakri Barwadih Coal Mining Project Jharkhand, India. Thriveni...
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Underground mining resumes in SA amid continued load shedding

Underground mining at Harmony Gold and Petra Diamonds’ operations in South Africa has resumed after the unprecedented move by Eskom to implement Stage 6 load shedding on 9 December.
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Can cloud-based dashcam solutions improve vehicle safety?

One of the biggest safety hazards in mining and construction are vehicles. Due to the sheer size of vehicles required for earthmoving purposes.
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How IOT legacy issues can be solved

Johan Alberts tells us how IOT solutions have lagged behind the increasing needs of the mining companies who now seek an integrated approach.
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Load shedding forces SA underground mines to stop production

South Africa’s unprecedented move to Stage 6 load shedding on the evening of 9 December after Eskom declared a power system emergency due to a shortage of generation capacity saw two South African mining companies resultantly close their underground mining operations.
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Positive moves towards legislative certainty in South Africa

2019 was the year in which some certainty returned to the South African mining industry with significant progress made by the DMRE.
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Minopex repackages capabilities across the value chain

Outsourced minerals processing expert Minopex has redefined its capabilities and service offering to better suit the evolving needs of the mining industry.
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Coal and renewables don’t compete

Coal and renewable energy sources are not in competition with each other. Instead, they are complementary and should be treated as such.

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