coal Tag

On Friday December 21st Germany will close its last black coal mine, marking the end of two centuries of coal mining history in the Ruhr region. The Prosper-Haniel colliery, near the Western town of Bottrop, will be formally closed after the final shift is completed by...

Anglo American has reported a 6% year-on-year production rise for the second quarter of 2018, driven by higher copper and metallurgical coal output. Copper production increased by 12% to 158,000 tonnes, driven by higher grades, while coking coal soared by 33% to 5.3 million tonnes, but...