Russia to set coal production record

Russia can top a soviet coal production record of 420 million tonnes in 2018, while investments may amount to 130 billion rubles a year, Russia's Energy Minister Alexander Novak said, speaking at a meeting with government officials and top managers of energy companies.

VostokCoal and OTECO hub to be new leader in PCI supply

OTECO and VostokCoal created a global hub in the Taman port aimed to supply blended coals for pulverized coal injection (PCI) to the world market, according to the official website of the VostokCoal management company. Blended …

Kazakh coal miners stage sit-in

About 700 coal miners in Kazakhstan are demanding to improve working conditions and a wage rise, the minister of Labor and Social Protection of Kazakhstan Tamara Duisenova said. "According to latest data submitted …

Four killed in Turkish coal mine collapse

Four miners were killed when part of a coal mine in Turkey’s southeastern province of Sirnak collapsed, security sources and Turkish media said. Search and rescue teams were searching for trapped workers, Reuters reported. …