Colombia's Natural Mining and Resources Colombian Coal
The energy and resources extraction sector has been earmarked by the Colombian government to play a pivotal role in the economic future of Colombia. For more information about Colombia’s natural resources and mining, click here. As rich in fossil energy resources and minerals as Colombia is, the future shaping to be bright.
As Glencore walks Colombia envisages decades of coal mining
Mar 11, 2021 His government is betting coal will continue to play a major role in Asia’s energy mix for the foreseeable future. After Colombian output plunged last year amid a strike and a decision by ...
Anticipating futures through enactments of expertise A
Jul 01, 2020 In late-2016, in a water-scarce region of northern Colombia, the annual meeting between the CEO of one of the world's largest open-pit coal mines and its local employees took place. Voicing what was a collective concern, one member of the audience inquired about how the company's recent decision to expand operations would impact local water ...
Mining and conflict in Colombia Peace Organization PAX
Mining activities have been going on in conflict or high-risk areas leading to adverse impacts on human rights. In Colombia, PAX works together with local communities and victims' organizations in the Cesar department to address these impacts, improve the security situation and promote dialogue between different actors in the region.
Mines Drummond Ltd. Colombia
During the late 1980s, Drummond acquired the mining rights to significant coal reserves in northern Colombia, near La Loma, Cesar. Development commenced in the early 1990s. The characteristics of our Colombian coal compare favorably with those of other internationally marketed steam coals. Drummond’s coal is one of the lowest sulfur and ash coals currently exported […]
Top mining companies in Colombia Statista
Jul 02, 2021 In 2019, Ecopetrol S.A. was by far the largest company in the mining and hydrocarbon extraction sector in Colombia, with a revenue of over 69 trillion Colombian pesos. It …
Glencore could rule the thermal coal universe
Jul 01, 2021 This week we learnt Glencore had reached agreement with BHP and Anglo American on substantially the same terms to acquire their respective 33.3% interests in the coal mine in Colombia for a total of US$588 million. Autonomous dozers, watercarts the next frontier. SPONSORED.
Prodeco gets clearance to relinquish Colombia coal mining
Sep 07, 2021 Prodeco gets clearance to relinquish Colombia coal mining contracts. 07 Sep 2021 (Last Updated September 9th, 2021 07:15) Prodeco considers the Calenturitas and La Jagua mines uneconomic to restart activities. Glencore unit Prodeco has commenced the formal process of handing back contracts in Colombia pertaining to two coal mines after the country accepted a previously …
Mining opportunities in Colombia
Feb 10, 2021 The Colombian Government and the private sector are seeking to re-position mining as a socially responsible industry that delivers economic benefits and guarantees a clean environment. Colombia's leading mining companies are starting to adopt innovative and sustainable technologies aimed at reducing the negative impact of mining.
All About Colombia Colombian Coal
Colombia is a regionally significant coal producer and strong exporter of coal. Colombia’s coal products are recognised worldwide for their low ash & sulphur content and high volatiles & energy values. At the end of 2011, Colombia had 6.75 billion metric tons of proven coal reserves, which accounted for 0.8% of the world total and represented ...
Coalcorp saga a lesson for miners in Colombia MINING.COM
Mar 09, 2010 Colombia is notorious for its port capacity problems, and being able to get more coal reliably to the port was the keystone of the company’s growth plan and future profitability.
UN asked to suspend Cerrejon coal mining in Colombia
Jun 23, 2020 The United Nations is being asked to call for the suspension of coal mining in the Provincial Reserve in la Guajira, Colombia, due to the COVID-19 emergency. Statement from Colectivo de Abogados Jos Alvear Restrepo (Jos Alvear Restrepo Lawyers’ Collective), Bogota, Colombia, 20 June 2020. The Cerrej n coal mine is owned by three mining ...