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  • Australia wildfires: Mining firm BHP complains smoke is ...

    21/01/2020 · Mining giant BHP has warned that smoke and dust from Australia's deadly wildfires is hurting coal production. The world's biggest mining company said production had .

  • Planning applications: Coal Mining Risk Assessments

    17/09/2014 · The Coal Authority would expect the Coal Mining Risk Assessment Report to conclude with a summary of the coal mining legacy risks, any further .

  • 17 South African Coal Mining Industry Statistics, Trends ...

    The South African coal mining industry is responsible for 28% of the total mineral sales which occur during the average year, which leads the mining sector. Platinum follows in second, with 21% of all sales, followed by gold at 15% of total sales. Despite leading in total sales, the growth in production for coal in South Africa was just 0.5%. In comparison, manganese mining production grew by ...

  • Coal - Minerals Council South Africa

    Coal Mining in South Africa. Coal mining's advent in South Africa can best be traced to the start of gold mining in the late 19 th century, particularly on the Witwatersrand, with the first coal in appreciable tonnages being extracted on the Highveld coal field close to the nascent Witwatersrand gold mines. However, demand began to grow, slowly at first but then exponentially as the country ...

  • South Wales Coalfield - Northern Mine Research Society

    237 rows · South Wales Coalfield When the coal industry was nationalised in 1947, there were 250 .