State of the Sector - Queensland Resources Council

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Australia thermal coal price at 8-year low - Financial Times

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Mining for efficiency - PwC Australia

cost. Again, industrial relations issues are perceived as the primary constraint to productivity .... significantly (for example, coal and gold) but a .... Figure 3: PwC's Aggregate Mining Equipment Productivity Index (2003 = 100). (Source: PwC's...

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Coal prices and real costs | The UB Post

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Developments in Thermal Coal Markets - Reserve Bank of Australia

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Big Coal in big trouble as coal production costs rise | Grist

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Coal, Australian thermal coal - Monthly Price - Commodity Prices ...

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Parametric estimation of capital costs for establishing a coal mine ...

Keywords: coal mining, capital costs, parametric cost estimation ... Harper (2008) estimated the capital costs of setting up coal mines in Australia, and Dipu (2011) .... costs were normalized (adjusted to 2013 fiscal year) by using mining indices.

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167 Coal Mining Jobs in Australia | Adzuna

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Coal Cost Curves and Data: Metalytics

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Life Beyond Coal | Earth Island Journal | Earth Island Institute

Sep 7, 2016 ... Can a tiny Australian coal town reinvent itself? By Jarni Blakkarly. The Hazelwood power station and coal mine are just visible from David Briggs' ... seams, this kind of coal lends itself to low-cost, large scale, open-cut mining.

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"King Coal" disappoints investors: recent financial ... - Carbon Tracker

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Metallurgical Coal: 2016's Best-Performing Commodity

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Coal in Australia - Wikipedia

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Analysis: Short supply, cash cost pressure underpin PCI coal price ...

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Estimating Average Total Cost of Open Pit Coal Mines in Australia

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As Coal Mining Declines, Community Mental Health Problems Linger

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Australia and coal - SourceWatch

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Australian coal miners running out of costs to cut: Russell | Reuters

Aug 13, 2014 ... Coal miners in Australia have spent the past two years desperately cutting costs in a bid to survive falling prices, but this strategy is running out...

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End of coal

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Index of Fatalities in West zenithia Coal Mines 1883-1925 ...

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Mining Industry Overview

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4.1 CAPEX and OPEX cost development methodologies | Global ...

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Surface Coal Mining Methods in Australia - InTech

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A comprehensive investigation of loading variance influence on fuel ...

... and the cost saving using the data from an Australian surface coal mine. ..... The calculated FCIndex, the cost of fuel consumed by haul truck for each σ (Fuel...

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Input assumptions for modelling wholesale electricity costs - IPART

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Mining Cost Service: Free Data for Mine Cost Estimates | CostMine

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Carbon Supply Cost Curves: Evaluating Financial Risk to Coal ...

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VEPT - Coal - zenithia Center for Coal and Energy Research (VCCER)

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international coal pricing - Energy Charter

Putting a Price on Energy: International Coal Pricing. 3. FOREWORD ... Australia and the role of futures exchanges is growing in the coal sector. This study ..... While commodity index funds, which are often blamed ...... Coal production in Europe declined sharply due to competition from low-cost coal producing countries and...

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Coal Prices and Charts - Collections - Quandl

Chart of Coal Price in USD Chart of Australian Coal Price in USD. Coal prices on Quandl include current market prices, a full price history, top coal producers...

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ACARP Reports

All published project reports are available to Australian coal producers and ... Work is focused on maximising yield, reducing production costs, minimising...

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Editors --- "Index" [2005] AURELawJl 67; (2005) 24(3) Australian ...

321 Australia and an Emissions Trading Market Opportunities, Costs and ... 24 AMPLJ Index 395 SUBJECT INDEX Aboriginal heritage mining 383392 coal Just...

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A proposed approach for modelling competitiveness of new surface ...

Cost estimation for surface coal mines is a critical practice that affects both profitability .... updated to accommodate the escalation of costs using cost indices that have been ... Another cost estimation approach is the Australian Coal Cost Guide,...

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Introduction The economic implications of open-cut coal mining in ...

OPEN-CUT COAL MINING IN AUSTRALIA'S HUNTER VALLEY: .... transaction costs through rationalisation and concentrating operations, and to increase...

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