January 1, 1970

Largest US coal miner Peabody files for bankruptcy

Peabody Energy has filed for bankruptcy, battered like the rest of the industry by competition from cheap natural gas and a push for cleaner energy. Source: […]
January 1, 1970

An 'act of madness' precipitates civil unrest

The past month has seen violent service delivery protests, destruction to property, road closures, looting and seething civil unrest in Zandspruit. Source: News
January 1, 1970

Coal of Africa suffers water blow

Junior miner Coal of Africa has suffered a huge setback after its integrated water-use licence for the proposed Makhado coal project has been suspended. Source: News
January 1, 1970

AngloGold concerned over Ghana mine looting

AngloGold Ashanti says it has “grave and mounting concerns” about illegal mining at its Obuasi mine in Ghana. Source: News