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.
Mining Weekly reported that the World Coal Association is calling for increased investment in cleaner coal technologies. It believes such technologies are necessary to meet global energy demand and subdue energy poverty.
Australian Mining reported that Russia plans to start building a new coal export terminal to send more of the fuel to Asia Pacific nations. That’s bad news for Australia, which is suffering as increasing coal supply from its competitors enters the market.
Mining Weekly reported that Tony Abbott, Australia’s prime minister, has raised the possibility of his country exporting coal and uranium to Ukraine. The move could help Australia lower its dependence on Russian gas.
Mining Weekly reported that contrary to recent reports, Fortune Minerals Ltd. (TSX:FT) is pleased with the news that the government of British Columbia and the Tahltan First Nation are making a “renewed effort to conclude the Klappan Strategic Initiative.”
Morien Resources Corp. (TSXV:MOX) announced that it has waived its right of first refusal regarding Glencore plc’s (LSE:GLEN) proposed sale of its 75-percent interest in the Donkin coal project in Nova Scotia.