Minerals Council of Australia - Latest News and Events
The Prime Minister Tony Abbott has issued a compelling and timely warning about the risk posed to the Australian economy by a small, well-funded, ideologically motivated campaign to halt mining projects.
A new independent analysis released today highlights the scale of the subsidies being delivered to the renewable energy sector at the expense of household and industrial consumers.
Today’s decision regarding the approval of the Carmichael coal mine by the Federal Court is the result of environmental groups exploiting a minor legal loophole.
For too long, debate on Australia’s current workplace relations system has been seemingly off limits.
The Minerals Council of Australia today released a new publication Delivering a low emissions coal future that details the technological transformation underway to sharply reduce the emissions associated with the coal-fired power generation.
Coal accounts for 41 per cent of the world’s electricity generation and is essential in the manufacture of modern infrastructure.
15-16 October - Brisbane
The Australian Japan Coal Conference (AJCC) provides a forum for an exchange of views between Australian coal exporters and their major Japanese customers (power utilities, steel mills and cement manufacturers).
18-20 November - Adelaide
Held annually, the Sustainable Development Conference is recognised as the leading minerals industry forum to discuss and debate sustainable development and its practical implementation.
4-5 December - Darwin
The Summit will showcase the prosperity and potential for the Northern Territory minerals industry and debate the policies required to keep it strong. Celebrating 60 years of industry representation and the sector’s continued status as the bedrock of the Northern Territory economy, the Summit will address the issues, successes and challenges facing the industry.