|Australia: Farmers legal challenge against Whitehaven’s Maules Creek mine fails.|
Australia: Rio Tinto rejects bids from Adani and others for sale of Queensland mine.
Australia: Call to cover railway coal wagons in Queensland to protect public health.
Canada: Former British Columbia mines minister appointed as coal company adviser.
Canada: Kootenai River watershed named amongst most endangered rivers due to coal mine runoff.
Czech Republic: Plan to close Paskov mines encounters opposition.
Egypt: Government contemplates three options for the country’s first coal plants.
India: Debt-laden Lanco Infratech looks to offload stake in coal power and mine project.
India: Opposition to new coal projects while Jindal contractors bus in supporters for public hearing.
India: Six coal blocks likely to be auctioned to private companies.
India: Central Bureau of Investigation questions Jindal over coal allocations.
India: Private power companies hit by low prices and lack of coal.