Monthly Archives: June 2013

World Coal News

The world’s first floating LNG plant taking shape: Shell

Shell said the development of the world’s first ever floating LNG project is taking shape, with the company confident production will begin in 2016.

Struggling gold price forces early mine closure

Plummeting gold prices is hitting gold miners hard, with OceanaGold announcing its Reefton mine in New Zealand will be transitioned into care and maintenance mode two years early.

130 jobs on the line at gold mine

130 workers’ jobs are at risk as receivers visited Apex Minerals’ Wiluna mine on Wednesday to decide the next course of action on the loss-making gold operation.