whitehaven closes sunnyside coal mine

Whitehaven pushes ahead as price plunge shuts mine

WHITEHAVEN Coal has shut its Sunnyside mine near Gunnedah in NSW as weak commodity prices continue to bite but the miner plans to push ahead with its...

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Whitehaven shuts coal mine

Oct 25 2012 0183 32 WHITEHAVEN Coal has announced that it will close its Sunnyside mine indefinitely due to weak coal pric The mine near Gunnedah in north-eastern NSW currently employs 14 Whitehaven...

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Whitehaven Coal applies to keep Sunnyside mining lease

Jul 27 2015 0183 32 Whitehaven Coal has applied to extend the life of mine at the closed Sunnyside Coal mine Sunnyside mine located 15 kilometres west of Gunnedah was originally approved to mine...

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Whitehaven shuts coal mine

Whitehaven Coal has announced that it will close its Sunnyside mine indefinitely due to weak coal pric The mine near Gunnedah in north-eastern NSW currently employs 14 Whitehaven...

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Whitehaven coal mine approved for third time

Oct 03 2020 0183 32 West Cumbria Mining sought new approval from Cumbria County Council after amending its plan for the £165m mine in Whitehaven The firm plans to extract coking coal...

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Whitehaven coal mine Government refuses to call in plans

Jan 06 2021 0183 32 Plans for the UK s first deep coal mine in 30 years can progress after the government decided not to intervene Cumbria County Council approved the £165m West Cumbria Mining plan in Whitehaven in...

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WHITEHAVEN SHUTS SUNNYSIDE MINE Mining Business

Falling global coal prices have driven Whitehaven Coal to suspend mining operations indefinitely at its Sunnyside mine near Gunnedah in New South Wales AustraliaMD Tony Haggarty says the Sunnyside mine is not viable at current coal prices productionSunnyside produces a relatively high-ash coal which has become less attractive in the market and opportunities for blending with coal produced...

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Whitehaven shuts Sunnyside on declines in coal prices

Oct 26 2012 0183 32 Aussie miner Whitehaven Coal ASX WHC has announced the indefinite suspension of operations at its Sunnyside mine near Gunnedah in New South Wal...

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Whitehaven deep coal mine plan moves step closer

Mar 19 2019 0183 32 image caption Kellingley Colliery was the last deep coal mine in the UK to close in 2016 Related Topics Whitehaven Coal mining More on this story Plans to restore Whitehaven s coal mining...

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Coal Industrial History of Cumbria

This level drained an area sufficient to serve the needs of the coal trade until nearly the close of the 17th century Later on the 10th November 1715 in order to win coal from deeper levels Lowther installed the first steam pumping engine in a Cumberland mine at Stone Pit Howgill near Whitehaven...

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Whitehaven shuts Sunnyside on declines in coal prices

Aussie miner Whitehaven Coal ASX WHC has announced the indefinite suspension of operations at its Sunnyside mine near Gunnedah in New South Wal In a press release Whitehaven cited the ongoing decline in global coal prices as the reason for its closure...

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Whitehaven Coal restarts mining

Whitehaven Coal has recommenced operations after heavy rains halted mining in the Gunnedah Basin Earlier in the month Whitehaven stated that it was forced to close the majority of its operations...

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Whitehaven shuts coal mine

Whitehaven Coal has closed its Sunnyside mine indefinitely due to weak pric...

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Planned new UK coal mine reignites jobs vs climate row

Opening a new coal mine does not mean that other coal mines will close it simply means that there will be more coal dug up looking for markets and the markets will expand to accommodate it For Whitehaven the rebirth of the coal industry is being seen by many as a potential renaissance rather than a herald of a climate apocalypse...

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Greta Thunberg criticises Whitehaven coal mine plan

Environmentalist Greta Thunberg has criticised the government s decision not to intervene in plans for the UK s first deep coal mine in 30 years The proposed £165m scheme at Whitehaven in...

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Whitehaven closes Sunnyside coal mine

Oct 26 2012 0183 32 Whitehaven closes Sunnyside coal mine October 26 2012 News s11_admin Cole Latimer Whitehaven Coal has announced that is will suspend all operations at its Sunnyside mine...

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Mine Details MiningLinkau

The Sunnyside mine was placed on care and maintenance with 23 contractors and 14 full time employees offered positions in other Whitehaven coal mining operations despite the mine having been earmarked to close 12 months later...

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Whitehaven Coal Archives

Whitehaven Coal has applied to extend the life of mine at the closed Sunnyside Coal mine July 27 2015 0 comment Whitehaven Coal posts 66 per cent production increase...

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Whitehaven pleads guilty faces 20m in fines

Dec 11 2020 0183 32 Whitehaven Coal has pleaded guilty to 19 charges and faces more than 20 million in fines for illegally drilling water bore holes failing to rehabilitate drill sites and bulldozing land to build...

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Whitehaven shuts Sunnyside on declines in coal prices

Aussie miner Whitehaven Coal ASX WHC has announced the indefinite suspension of operations at its Sunnyside mine near Gunnedah in New South Wal...

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Whitehaven shuts coal mine

Whitehaven Coal has announced that it will close its Sunnyside mine indefinitely due to weak coal pricThe mine near Gunnedah in north-eastern NSW currently employs 14 Whitehaven...

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Whitehaven coal mine approval to be reviewed by judge

Whitehaven coal mine approval to be reviewed by judge 7 February 2020 Share close Share page Copy link About sharing The lawfulness of a decision to allow Cumbria s first deep coal...

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4 A Long History of Coal Iron and Steel in Cumbria

By 1685 Whitehaven had a population of over 1 000 It continued to grow rapidly By 1700 the population was around 3 000 A great feat of engineering took place in 1729 when the Lowthers started sinking Saltom Pit right on the sea shore just clear of the cliffs The sinking of this new mine so close to the sea to work the coal under the sea bed...

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Welcome to West Cumbria Mining

Since 2014 West Cumbria Mining has been developing plans for the creation of a metallurgical coal mine known as Woodhouse Colliery off the coast near Whitehaven in West Cumbria to supply the UK and European steel-making coal market which currently imports around 45 million tonnes per annum...

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Whitehaven s Maules Creek approval eclipses Sunnyside

WHITEHAVEN Coal - which yesterday mothballed its Sunnyside mine in New South Wales in a bid to curb costs - has received Planning Assessment Commission approval Whitehaven s Maules Creek approval eclipses Sunnyside closure - MiningMonthly...

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