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    What’s next for the Minerals Council of Australia’s coal and climate policy?

What’s next for the Minerals Council of Australia’s coal and climate policy?

The discord that led to the departure of Minerals Council of Australia CEO Brendan Pearson has been simmering for some time, and may have additional ramifications.   “BHP has got

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    Nalco to tap renewable energy for power requirements

Nalco to tap renewable energy for power requirements

Mumbai-based National Aluminium Company (NalCo) is deploying a fleet of renewable energy projects to keep up with its demand for power. The firm has commissioned a 50 MW wind plant

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    Bangkok coal miner targets 300 MW with new solar subsidiary

Bangkok coal miner targets 300 MW with new solar subsidiary

Thai coal giant Banpu is taking solar by the horns with a new downstream unit dubbed Banpu Infinergy, a “one-stop provider of total solar energy solutions” providing consultation, system design,

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Australian coal, gas, miners seek renewable energy projects

  Australian coal, gas, miners seek renewable energy projects

Australia’s oil, gas, and coal mining sectors have invited the country’s leading clean energy technology firms to help them modernize

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Gold & Coal Threatened by Rising Energy Costs, Says Goldman Sachs

  Gold & Coal Threatened by Rising Energy Costs, Says Goldman Sachs

Australia’s gold and coal mining companies may soon be contending with large spikes in electricity costs, as they renegotiate roughly

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Miners increasing green power

  Miners increasing green power

Renewable energy is undoubtedly picking up steam—even among fossil fuel extraction companies themselves. The world’s biggest shipper of seaborne coal,

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Coal company plans huge solar farm on strip mine

  Coal company plans huge solar farm on strip mine

An eastern Kentucky coal company is spearheading what may be the largest solar farm project in Appalachia. The array will

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China’s ‘Coal Capital’ Turns to PV

  China’s ‘Coal Capital’ Turns to PV

The so-called Chinese ‘coal capital’, Datong, located in northern Shanxi province, is looking at solar energy to kickstart the economy

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