• The sale of Vale's coal assets will see the miner leave ...

    Under the terms of the deal, Vale agreed to sell 100 per cent of its El Hatillo and Cerro Largo coal mines in the department of Cesar in Colombia's Caribbean region, as well as its Rio Córdoba port terminal on the Caribbean coast, in a move that sees the world's secondlargest coal miner move away from thermal coal mining in Colombia. Vale ...

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  • coal mining in colombia

    Several major companies have offices and explo ration or mining operations in Colombia, including BHP Billiton, Vale, AngloGold Ashanti, Drummond Coal, Glencore and An glo American. Luc Gerard is CEO of Tribeca, a firm that he established in order to bring the first in ternational standard private equity firm to Colombia.

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  • UN human rights expert urges Colombia to suspend Cerrejón ...

    Sep 29, 2020· A United Nations (UN) human rights expert has called on Colombia to suspend some operations at the El Cerrejón mine due to activities at the mine causing damage to the environment and the health of Colombia's largest indigenous community, the Wayúu peoples. The Cerrejon mine. Image: Wikimedia ...

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  • Goldman in deal to buy Vale's coal assets | Financial Times

    Vale said it would sell 100 per cent of its El Hatillo coal mine and Cerro Largo coal deposit as well its Sociedad Portuaria Rio Córdoba coal port facility on Colombia's Atlantic coast.

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  • J A Brown Wikipedia

    In October 1900 the Richmond Vale Coal Mine Railway Act of 1900 was passed by the State Parliament allowing the construction of the railway which was known as the Richmond Vale Railway. In October 1900 J W Brown brought the nearby Stanford Greta Colliery from the Stanford Greta Coal Company, this company had divided its holding into Stanford ...

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  • Vale (company) Wikipedia

    Vale, formerly Companhia Vale do Rio Doce (the Sweet River Valley Company, referring to the Doce River), is the largest producer of iron ore and nickel in the world. Vale also produces manganese, ferroalloys, copper, bauxite, potash, kaolin, and cobalt, currently operating nine hydroelectricity plants, and a large network of railroads, ships, and ports used to transport its .

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  • News Mine | Issue 94 | July 2020

    Jun 23, 2020· Brazilian mining giant Vale's Canadian subsidiary, Vale Canada, has signed an agreement to sell a 20% stake in PT Vale Indonesia to statecontrolled PT Indonesia Asahan (Inalum). ... India launches auction process of 41 coal mines for commercial mining. ... The latest move puts an end to over four decades of state control over the coal sector.

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  • Barcarena Vale power station Global Energy Monitor

    Background. Initial license approval was granted to the Vale do Rio Doce corporation in 2008, with half of the plant's electrical output projected to be used in Vale's own mining and alumina processing operations in Pará state, and the other half to be fed into northern Brazil's electrical grid. The project was suspended in May 2010, following transfer of Vale's Barcarena alumina .

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  • Brazil's Vale adjusting coal portfolio ... Mining Weekly

    Vale announced on May 28 that it was to sell all its coal and related assets in Colombia to a subsidiary of Colombian Natural Resources (itself a subsidiary of .

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  • Coal is in crisis regardless of what Labor does

    The rest — its weaker metallurgical mines in the Mitsui Coal joint venture, plus its Hunter Valley thermal coal operations and a big mine in Colombia — are on the market.

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  • Oil and coal Extraction in the Indigenous Motilon Bari ...

    Vale más el Pueblo Barí, Que el Carbón, 03/11/2014 [click to view] Transnational coal and oil companies violate inidgenous rights in Northeast Colombia, Colombia Support Network, 16/06/2008 [click to view] Colombia: The Motilon Bari Indigenous Peoples rise up for their rights against oil interests, WRM's bulletin Nº 106, May 2006 [click to ...

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  • Mining in Colombia – Clawing its way back

    Mar 11, 2019· From a mining investments perspective, however, it is Colombian gold projects that appear to be the centre of attention of mining investments. Before Brazil and Peru took over, Colombia was the largest gold producer in South America and has produced close to .

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  • Vale Kronau Project

    Today, Vale is the second largest mining company in the world but we started as a small mining company in Brazil. Our name in Portuguese literally means "the valley" in honour of Vale do Rio Doce ("the Freshwater River Valley"), the area of one of our first mines. Photo: Erno Schneider / Agencia Vale ValeValues Life matters most.

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  • The Ebbw Vale Steel, Iron Coal Company

    The former collieries of the Ebbw Vale Steel, Iron Coal Company were taken over by the National Coal Board when the whole industry was nationalised in 1947. In that year, three were still in production — Waunlwyd, Cwmcarn and Marine. They were closed in 1964, 1968 and 1988 respectively. Up to the present

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