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Mayur Resources Increases Resources at Depot Creek Project

Mayur Resources has booked an increase in compliant resources at its Depot Creek Coal Project in Gulf Province in Papua New Guinea The Inferred JORC Resource at the project has increased to 128...

The Australian company pushing to open Papua New Guinea s

An Australian company is pushing ahead with plans to open a coal-fired power plant and coal mine in Papua New Guinea despite the recent call from the world s most authoritative climate science...

Coal mining

Jun 26 2018 0183 32 The National is the top-selling newspaper in Papua New Guinea Headquartered in Port Moresby it has offices in Five 5 centres Lae Mount Hagen Kokopo Madang and Goroka We have two printing plants and the paper is simultaneously printed in the capital city of Port Moresby and the industrial city of Lae...

Barrick Gold removes suspended Papua New Guinea gold mine

May 06 2020 0183 32 TORONTO - Barrick Gold Corp has withdrawn production guidance for its Porgera gold mine in Papua New Guinea after suspending operations amid a...

Basil PNG Coal power to create 300

Oct 15 2018 0183 32 The proposed Coal Power Plant Project to ease the power burden of the Lae city will be able to create more that 300 jobs for locals and an initial K300 million US 91 million to set up the project This is according to Communications and Energy Minister Sam Basil who said the project will produce 50 Mega watt of Power for Lae City...

KPMG GLOBAL MINING INSTITUTE Guinea

The new mining code still contains a clause which grants the government a free 15 percent stake in mining projects as well as the option of purchasing an additional 20 percent The clause is designed to encourage local beneficiation Guinea has suffered from years of political instability and the political climate remains tense...

Protest over Mayur s PNG coal plans RNZ News

Dec 16 2020 0183 32 Opponents of plans to start a coal industry in Papua New Guinea are planning to protest today s AGM of Australian miner Mayur Resources in Brisbane Mayur wants to mine coal on PNG s south coast and transport it to Lae where it plans to build a coal-fired power station...

Despite criticism Aust coal

Sep 28 2020 0183 32 An Australian company aiming to mine coal and build a coal-fired power station in Papua New Guinea is dismissing criticism of the plan Australian environmental advocacy group Jubiliee Australia claimed what Mayur Resources was planning was costly destructive and not needed...

India eyes coal reserves in Indonesian Papua Catch News

Jun 20 2018 0183 32 India is looking to get in on the ground floor of coal mining in previously unexploited deposits in Indonesian Papua The details of an Indian mining project in Papua are still being negotiated...

Glencore to return Prodeco s coal mining contracts to

Feb 04 2021 0183 32 Glencore said on Thursday its Colombian unit will start the process of handing back its mining contracts to the Republic of Colombia after a review...

Grasberg mine

The Grasberg mine is the largest gold mine and the second-largest copper mine in the world It is located in the province of Papua in Indonesia near Puncak Jaya the highest mountain in PapuaIt has 19 500 employe It is operated by PT Freeport Indonesia PT-FI which used to be 9064 owned by Freeport-McMoRan FCX including 936 owned through its wholly owned subsidiary PT...

Coal exploration in Gulf Province Nogat Coal

Coal Exploration in Gulf Province Mayur has four coal exploration licenses in the Gulf Province in PNG see map below The most developed is the Depot Creek mine located 20 km from the Purari River The river would be used as a transportation route to bring the coal to the coast...

PNG Prime Minister to be petitioned over coal developments

Oct 01 2020 0183 32 A Papua New Guinea environmental advocacy group is planning to petition the Prime Minister James Marape to try and stop coal mining in the country An Australian miner Mayur Resources was planning to mine coal in Gulf Province and use it for a coal-fired power station to be built in Lae and said it hoped to get the green light to begin...

Mining in Papua New Guinea

Coal mining and its use in Papua New Guinea should be banned The following direct and indirect costs of coal use support the ban Coal is an unsustainable source of energy and it cannot be replaced once it has been used carbon emissions from mine blasts and machinery used in mining coal will cause irreparable environmental damage...

Rio Tinto Mining giant accused of poisoning rivers in

Sep 30 2020 0183 32 The Anglo-Australian mining giant Rio Tinto is fending off allegations that an abandoned gold and copper mine in Papua New Guinea vacated two decades ago is...

coal mining Papua New Guinea Mine Watch

Coal mining and its use in Papua New Guinea should be banned The following direct and indirect costs of coal use support the ban Coal is an unsustainable source of energy and it cannot be replaced once it has been used carbon emissions from mine blasts and machinery used in mining coal...

Rio Tinto Mining giant accused of poisoning rivers in

Sep 30 2020 0183 32 The Anglo-Australian mining giant Rio Tinto is fending off allegations that an abandoned gold and copper mine in Papua New Guinea vacated two decades ago is leaking poisonous waste into the...

Banpu pumps another 150m into Australian coal

Jan 08 2021 0183 32 New South Wales miner Centennial Coal has narrowly avoided a debt default after its Thai parent became the latest foreign company to bail out a struggling Australian coal...

Sufficient coal in Papua New Guinea to supply a 50

Well we have technologies available at reasonable capex if the developer and miner can tap seriously into not only mining but also addressing the impacts If we can have a working strategy of effectively extracting and burning the coal with minimized environmental footprints then mining coal in Papua New Guinea is not an issue...

RTG to acquire Mt Kare gold project in Papua New Guinea

Dec 11 2019 0183 32 RTG Mining ASX RTG TSX RTG has announced its intention to acquire a majority stake in the Mt Kare gold project in the Enga province of Papua New Guinea...

Jessy GENA The Papua New Guinea University of Technology

The Papua New Guinea University of Technology Coal Mining Gold Mining Ore Geology Exploration Field Geology Publications Publication 1 Empty drum cabin drawer Presentation...

Aloysius Tunu OTMAR

Aloysius Tunu OTMAR Geoscientist - Hydrogeologist/ Engineering/ Exploration/ Mining Port Moresby Papua New Guinea 286 connections...

Ok Tedi mine life extended by three years

Sep 09 2020 0183 32 The Ok Tedi copper gold and silver mine in Papua New Guinea has received a three-year mine life extension from 2026 to 2029 Company chairman Moi Avei attributed the extended mine...

More coal mine closures bankruptcies to come as demand

While Arch Coal and Alliance have recently obtained new financing in 2020 Moody s said largely access to capital remains tight in the industry and the pandemic only adds to uncertainty Additionally government assistance during the pandemic remains uncertain following the National Mining Association s letter to Congress requesting relief...

The shifting landscape of global mining legislation in 2020

Dec 31 2020 0183 32 Papua New Guinea The rapidly changing political situation in Papua New Guinea could hold significant implications for the mining industry At press time wheels were in motion to remove Prime Minster James Marape with a no-confidence motion set for December 1...