The bodies of four women and one man were recovered after the mine caved in on Tuesday, police officer Sanjeev Kumar said. More than a dozen others are feared trapped under the rubble.
India plans to lease abandoned coal pits to private mining companies, a government official said on Friday, in an effort to ramp up production as power outages exacerbate a sweltering heatwave.
When toy giant LEGO decided to open a new $1billion factory, it picked Vietnam so as to be close to its major markets in Asia. The facility, whose construction was launched last month,
The demand for coal will remain steady over the next four years due to demand from Asia, which comes despite fears of the climate crisis, the International Energy Agency (IEA) said on Tuesday.
The prophet Isaiah had a profound insight into human behaviour: “let us eat and drink, for tomorrow we die!” Short-term gratification is always easier than long term planning and self-restraint. Many people struggle to maintain a balanced diet and
China and US had a “very good year” for collaboration on dealing with climate change, but Washington is still pushing Beijing to adopt more ambitious carbon reduction goals, the top US diplomat in China said. David Meale, the American Embassy’s No. 2
Chinese media outlets including The Global Times and Caixin on Monday reported China’s top economic planner had granted approval to power plants to import coal without clearance restrictions, except for Australia.
India’s economic slowdown stifles demand of thermal coal imports from key industrial consumers. Country’s thermal coal imports have dropped for three months running, their longest sustained fall in over two years.
The accident happened in Fengyuan coal mine in Hutubi County on Saturday evening, when staff were carrying out upgrading works at the site, the official Xinhua news agency said.