Former long serving head of WASM, professor Ifan Odwyn Jones A.O., investigates the affect of diesel particulate inhalation on underground miners underground miners are exposed to high levels of exhaust fumes.
Will a new court case set legal precedents making coal mines responsible for emissions caused by use of the coal mined?
Iluka Resources has criticised the evaluation which led to divestment of shares in the mineral sands miner by the Australian National University (ANU).
A new study has shown Australian CSG well have lower emission levels than US CSG wells.
Glencore has reported spontaneous combustion issues at its Collinsville coal mine’s spoil piles, which have caused fume problems.
A professor from Cornell University has called on Australia to halt coal seam and shale gas production, due to emissions and the risk of leaking wells.
In a climate of political turmoil, when we don’t know which way the climate tax is going to go, one thing is for sure: Investing in cleaner mining techniques is a safe way to go, no matter the political outcome.
The Senate has voted today to block legislation that would repeal the carbon tax.
New research suggests nearly two-thirds of global greenhouse emissions generated since the start of the industrial revolution has been caused by just 90 companies including BHP and Rio Tinto.
The Australian Rail Track Corporation said no changes are required to reduce dust emitted from coal trains in the Hunter.
The Federal Government has provided more than $70 million in funding to aid the mining industry in reducing ‘fugitive emissions’ from coal mines.