Monthly Archives: May 2013

World Coal News

Rio miners take their fight to parliament to save jobs

More than 1500 people dependant on Rio Tinto’s Mt Thorley Warkworth mine have signed a petition urging the NSW parliament to help safeguard their jobs.

Government addresses competing interests at Woomera

Australia’s key weapons testing area, Woomera in South Australia sits on top of extensive mineral reserves, a conundrum the Federal Government is attempting to solve.

Adani applies for rail from Galilee to Abbot point

Adani Mining has applied for an environmental assessment from the federal government of a 300km rail line from Galilee Basin to Abbot Point Coal Terminal as it pushes ahead to develop its Carmichael coal mine.