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  • HISTORY OF COAL MINING

    The unfortunate strike of 1903 completely disorganised coal mining in Victoria, and the industry still suffers from its disastrous effects, In 1908 an extensive field of coal was discovered, through boring operations, in the Powlett River district...

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  • Coal mine expansion battle

    The expansion of the Ulan coal mine has hit a stumbling block as an environmental lobby appeals its application The Hunter Valley Environmental Lobby has appealed against the $880 million ....

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  • Australia and coal

    For a full list of current Australian coal mines see Current Australian coal min In April 2010 ABARE released detailed of dozens of new or under construction coal mines in Australia See ABARE April 2010 major projects list for more details (ABARE's next ,...

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  • Coal Mining Projects

    Fluor's involvement in the coal industry began in 1957 when Fluor provided construction services at the Yallourn coal mine in Victoria, Australia Fluor would later design and construct some of the country's major coal projects in Queensland, including Blackwater, Goonyella, Newlands, Collinsville and Abbot Point...

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  • Carmichael coal mine

    The Carmichael coal mine is a proposed thermal coal mine in the north of the Galilee Basin in Central Queensland, AustraliaMining is planned to be conducted by both open-cut and underground methods The mine is proposed by Adani Mining, a wholly owned subsidiary of India's Adani GroupThe development represents a $165 billion investment...

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  • Coal in Australia

    Coal is mined in every state of Australia Mining occurs mainly in Queensland, New South Wales and Victoria [citation needed] About 75% of coal mined in Australia is exported, mostly to eastern Asia, and of the balance most is used in electricity generation...

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  • $100bn coal growth plan backed

    The federal government is backing a 100 billion investment target to expand the Australian coal industry as it blasts the hypocrisy of environmentalists who want to halt new mines, escalating a ....

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  • Historic town of Bulga may vanish off the map

    The tiny town of Bulga is threatened with extinction by a massive expansion of the vast Warkworth coal mine (pictured), owned by Rio Tinto Source:News Corp Australia...

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  • Wilpinjong Thermal Coal Mine

    Washpool Hard Coking Coal Project, Australia The Washpool Hard Coking coal project is an open pit mine located in Queensland, Australia approximately 260km west of Rockhampton, 60km north-east of Emerald and 24km north-west of Blackwater...

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  • Baralaba Coal Mine

    The Baralaba North project to expand the open-cut coal mining to the north of the existing Baralaba Coal Mine was approved in 2013 and mining operations at the expansion project started in May 2014 Reserv The mine hosts 25Mt of resources in the measured category...

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