A Vancouver native, Charlotte recently graduated from Simon Fraser University, where she majored in English and Humanities. During her time there, SFU’s Writing and Communications program caught her attention, and she began working towards a Certificate in Editing. After completing an editorial internship at Vancouver’s Western Living magazine in the fall of 2010, she knew that she wanted to pursue editing further.
Charlotte started working for the Investing News Network in the spring of 2012 and now specializes in writing about diamonds, precious metals, base metals and graphite. She received her Certificate in Editing in 2013.
International Business Times reported yesterday that data from North Sea oil and gas exploration indicates that there are huge coal deposits under the North Sea that could power Britain for hundreds of years.
Mining Weekly reported that Yancoal Australia Ltd.’s (ASX:YAL) share price dropped over 15 percent after Yanzhou Coal Mining Company Ltd. (NYSE:YZC), its parent company, decided against privatizing it.
Mining Weekly reported that as a result of excess coal at thermal power plants and “low plant load factors ranging between 60% and 65%,” Coal India Ltd. (BSE:533278) is not likely to import any coal in the immediate short term.
SouthGobi Resources Ltd. (TSX:SGQ) provided its financial and operating results for the fourth quarter of 2013, as well as for 2013 as a whole, commenting that for the entirety of 2013 it put out 3.06 million tonnes of raw coal. That’s up from 1.33 million tonnes in 2012.
Celsius Coal Ltd. (ASX:CLA) announced an updated JORC-compliant resource estimate for its Kyrgyzstan-based Uzgen Basin coking coal project, commenting that its inferred resource has risen to 295 million tonnes, an increase of 40 million tonnes.
Mining Weekly reported that according to Rowan Karstel, CEO of Beacon Hill Resources plc (LSE:BHR), the Tete coalfield, located in Mozambique, has more development potential over the next 10 years than other sub-Saharan coal mining areas.
Jameson Resources Ltd. (ASX:JAL) announced that Norwest Corp. has reviewed coal quality results from its Crown Mountain coking coal project and believes the product there “will compare favorably with the best hard coking coals in Canada.”