Peabody Energy has started re-entering Zone One of the North Goonyella mine in Moranbah, Queensland, following its “spontaneous combustion event” last year.
Peabody Energy’s financial performance in the March quarter has been dented by a fire that broke out at the North Goonyella coal mine in Queensland.
The fire that started at Peabody’s North Gonyella coal mine in Bowen Basin in early September has not been completely extinguished, though great progress was starting to show.
Yancoal has received regulatory approval to recommence production at the Austar mine, after it was suspended from conducting all longwall activities by NSW Resources Regulator on July 9.
Colorado School of Mines has received funding to develop two new testing facilities that will help prevent methane gas explosions in coal mines.