Monthly Archives: January 2014

World Coal News

Queensland coal mine secures environmental approval

Securing environmental approval this month, the proposed Drake Coal project in Queensland’s Bowen Basin is one step closer to becoming a reality.

NSW government terminates corrupt exploration licences

Passing legislation on Thursday, the New South Wales Government has cancelled three corrupt mining licences.

Gina Rinehart is still rich

Gina Rinehart remains miles ahead of the competition when it comes to money in the bank with the miner more than $10 billion richer than the second richest person in Australia.