2021-1-25 A November 2007 presentation to investment analysts by the President of BHP Billiton Coal, Dave Murray, noted that Xstrata had an 9% share of the global coal export trade, making it the largest coal exporter in the world. Xstrata's coal projects are operated under the banner of its wholly owned subsidiary Xstrata Coal.
2015-11-1 There is a legal challenge to the Xstrata coal mine at Windoan in South West Queensland in the Queensland Land Court. The objection was lodged in March 2011 by Friends of the Earth citing the contribution this mine will make to severe weather events through greenhouse gas emissions contributing to climate change.
Coal mining in South Africa: After being for centuries man’s main source of heat, and of energy too in the industrial age, coal suffered a major decline when the 5 1 Xstrata Coal Sa Blesbokfontein 31 Is 1034 Witbank Mpumalanga
Wandoan Coal Mine (“Xstrata”) case This case involved an objection against the Wandoan Coal Mine, a major open-cut coal mine proposed to operate for 35 years in the Surat Basin of Queensland. It is commonly known as the “Xstrata Case”.
2010-2-17 - Xstrata acquired the mine in October 2007 after a successful off-market takeover of Austral Coal Ltd, owner of Tahmoor, for A$557 million, lifting Xstrata’s exposure to hard coking coal at a time...
Both mines are operated by Xstrata Coal. The mine also took the weekly record away from Beltana with production of 251,720 tonnes in a single week ending May 5, 2009. Beltana still holds the daily record set in November 2005 with 47,353 tonnes also achieved with a Bucyrus EL3000 shearer, but Newlands came close last month with a peak daily output of 45,935 tonnes from the longwall.
2018-1-20 The proposed Xstrata Paardekop Underground Coal Mine study area is located approximately 25km southwest of the existing Eskom Majuba Power Station, a further 46km south-east of the town of Standerton
2012-3-27 Xstrata Plc, the world’s largest exporter of power-station coal, won court approval to build the A$6 billion ($6.3 billion) Wandoan coal mine in Australia that opponents say threatens the Great