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Surface Mining Environmental Cost
2013-09-12 10:02:17

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online To satiate the United States’ fierce appetite for coal, miners often utilize a tactic called surface mining, which involves stripping away rock and topsoil to access the fossil fuel below. According to a new report from researchers from Duke University just published in the journal PLOS ONE, coal retrieved from the Earth through surface mining comes at a significant cost to the ecosystem. Study researcher Brian D. Lutz, currently...

2013-07-29 23:27:22

The global mining equipment market is expected to reach USD 117.0 billion by 2018 from USD 71.5 billion in 2012 at a CAGR of 8.5% from 2012 to 2018. Browse the full report with TOC at http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/mining-equipment.html. Albany, New York (PRWEB) July 28, 2013 The global mining equipment market is primarily driven by factors such as the increase in mining activities and the rising demand for metal and mineral commodities. The mining market is witnessing...

2013-06-02 23:03:49

New Century Coal has implemented a proactive plan of action to help put Kentucky miners back to work. It will re-open and operate its Whetstone Surface Mining Operations in Kentucky and is estimated to create 25-30 new positions in the organization that will range from Equipment Operators to Surveyors. Johnson City, TN (PRWEB) June 02, 2013 Project: Whetstone New Century Coal has implemented a proactive plan of action to help put Kentucky miners back to work. It will re-open and operate its...

2013-03-11 23:04:10

Lucintel Estimates $104 Billion Market for Mining Equipment Industry in 2017 Irving, Texas (PRWEB) March 11, 2013 The global mining equipment industry is expected to witness steady growth to reach an estimated $104 billion in 2017 with a CAGR of 7.5% over the next five years. The industry is primarily driven by strong demand for the output of various types of mining, as well as high commodity prices led by economic growth and technological development. Lucintel, a leading global management...


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