Plans for setting up a mines rehabilitation advisory council have been scrapped by NSW state government.
Shenhua’s huge Watermark Coal project in north-west New South Wales has been given the green light by the Planning Assessment Commission.
Alkane Resources has upgraded its full-year gold production guidance after posting a solid December quarter result.
Gregory Boyce is set to step down as the CEO of Peabody Energy in May, with company COO Glenn Kellow to take his place.
AGL has suspended fracking at its Waukivory project after detecting BTEX chemicals in four pilot wells and a water storage tank.
Activists at Maules Creek mine are at it again, with Golden Guitar winner Luke O’Shea locked to a water pump at the site.
Hunter Valley locals will get a chance to see the success of a rehabilitated mine, with Rix’s Creek offering tours of its operations.
Glencore has submitted plans to extend the life of its Mount Owen mine in the Hunter Valley.
China’s demand for NSW coal jumped 22 per cent over the last financial year.
Anglo American has released a video aimed at showing the opportunities open to women at its mining operations.
Whitehaven Coal’s Maules Creek mine has produced 94,000 tonnes of coal so far, with the company hoping to ramp this up to 6 million tonnes by March.
Disputes between opal miners and graziers in Western NSW may find a solution in the suggestions of Walgett Shire mayor David Lane.
An artist has spent time at both underground and open cut coal mines to inspire a new collection of paintings depicting the industry.
Planning Minister Pru Goward has ordered the review of Wollongong Coal’s proposed expansion of Russell Vale coal mine.
The Planning Assessment Commission has recommended the T4 coal loader on Kooragang Island be approved.
Maules Creek mine has delivered its first load of coal to the port of Newcastle as the project works to ramp up to full production.
Northparkes mines managing director Stefanie Loader is the new chair of the NSW Minerals Council.
A unique recruitment process by Glencore has shown the success that be achieved by employing a workforce almost fully made up of cleanskins. Vicky Validakis reports.
Women working in the NSW mining industry are being asked to participate in a mentoring program aimed to help females entering the sector or looking to further their careers.
Rio Tinto has increased its thermal coal reserves in the Hunter Valley.