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The Silent Crisis of Retail Employment - The Atlantic

The Silent Crisis of Retail Employment. ... of these jobs has been devastating to many cities and towns. But department stores have lost 18 times more workers than coal mining since 2001.

Thousands of 'jobs at risk in coal industry in crisis ...

Thousands of jobs are at risk in the coal industry, which is in a state of crisis, according to a new study by the University of Cape Town (UCT).

The coal crisis at Eskom worsens, with more than a quarter ...

The emerging coal crisis at Eskom was first revealed in an article by EE Publishers entitled "Inside the coal supply crisis at Eskom…", which was widely published and reported on in April ...

The coal crisis at Eskom worsens … - Moneyweb

The emerging coal crisis at Eskom was first revealed in an article by EE Publishers entitled Inside the coal supply crisis at Eskom, which was published and reported in April 2018, and which gave ...

1926 United Kingdom general strike - Wikipedia

1926 United Kingdom general strike. Jump to navigation Jump to search. This ... Britain exported less coal in the war than it would have done in peacetime, allowing other countries to fill the gap. The United States, ... ready to discuss the mining crisis with Baldwin.

Phasing out coal will plunge sector into crisis - study ...

The shift from coal as a major source of power generation is set to plunge the industry into crisis and lead to job losses, a new report by the University of Cape Town has revealed. The report, titled 'Coal transitions in South Africa', argues that a gradual pull-back from coal-fired power plants ...

Balking miners jeopardize $2.8B Mozambican coal rail ...

Increased coal output in Mozambique by Brazilian mining giant Vale SA in 2016 and 2017 helped stave off an economic crisis after the government owned up to concealing about $2 billion of debt.

The New Coal Crisis | The New Republic

The New Coal Crisis ... The EPA has repealed restrictions on toxic waste from mountaintop-removal mining, which sends dangerous heavy metals tumbling into streams and rivers.

The Crow Tribe's coal crisis – Mountain West News

As coal revenue dwindles, Crow Tribe faces crisis On the Crow Indian Reservation in southern Montana, at least half of the tribe's nonfederal budget comes from a single source: the Absaloka coal mine .

Coal Mining | West ia Water Crisis

If you're interested in how to engage people who are resistant to being critical of the coal or chemical industries in West ia in conversations about the Water Crisis, this is the video for you.My dear friend and mentor Dr. Roxanne Aftanas speaks about the rhetoric of coal and chemical industries in West ia and her view on the Water Crisis.

Harvey, IL pension crisis 'canary in the coal mine'

Harvey, Illinois is in the midst of a financial crisis that represents the tip of the iceberg for literally hundreds of small towns in Illinois. The city of 25,000 in the far northwest suburbs of ...

OPINION: How Eskom created the coal supply crisis | IOL ...

The crisis in coal mining is a product of the same toxic mix of corruption and resource nationalism that threatens the entire mining industry in the country.

The Rise and Fall of Germany′s Coal Mining Industry ...

By 1900, Germany was a chief producer of coal, after the United States and Britain. But the 1950s saw the industry plunge into crisis, with coal largely replaced in domestic as well as industrial ...

On the Coal Crisis - May 2, 1943

On the Coal Crisis May 2, 1943 Address of the President to the Coal Miners ... I have placed authority for the resumption of coal mining in the hands of a civilian, the Secretary of the Interior. If it becomes necessary to protect any miner who seeks patriotically to go back and work, then that miner must have and his family must have -- and ...

Should we expect a crisis in the Russian coal industry ...

The Russian coal industry remains resistant to external crisis phenomena, which means that it remains a strong player and reliable partner in the global coal market.

The heavy toll of coal mining in South Africa | Africa ...

The heavy toll of coal mining in South Africa ... "Now that we are going through a power crisis the government relies even more on coal," said Tracey Davies, an attorney from the Centre for ...

Coal sector in crisis | eNCA

CAPE TOWN - A new study has revealed South Africa's coal sector is in a state of crisis, this includes both coal mining and coal-fired electricity.

Mine

Other PwC mining publications 54 13 Contacting PwC 58 14 Key contributors to Mine 59 Contents. ... confidence crisis… Mining is an industry in crisis. At the same time, volumes are up, dividend yields ... Mosaic and Inner Mongolia Yitai Coal had increases in market capitalisation. The Top 40's gold miners lost a further $58

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DEPICTING~ Coal Mining, Crisis In The Coal Trade, How Miners Live. TITLE~ Crisis In The Coal Trade, How Miners Live. FROM~ Black And White - London, 1892. | eBay!

Australian coal prices fall to pre-2008 crisis levels

Australian physical coal prices have fallen to levels not seen since before the global financial crisis as Chinese demand suffers from slower economic growth and new environmental rules, with ...

History of coal mining - Wikipedia

The history of coal mining goes back thousands of years. It became important in the Industrial Revolution of the 19th and 20th centuries, when it was primarily used to power steam engines, heat buildings and generate electricity.

Donald Trump and the Canary in the LGBT Coal Mine - Crisis ...

Donald Trump and the Canary in the LGBT Coal Mine ... Way back in 2004, Scott Bloch was the canary in the coal mine, and the poisonous LGBT gas well and truly got him. ... Crisis Magazine is a project of Sophia Institute Press. Design by Perceptions Studio. About Crisis. Advertise.

Lignite mining: Greece's dirty secret - in pictures ...

Mining for lignite - or brown coal - in Greece is a huge industry. But for residents of villages in the extraction areas of West Macedonia, it has many impacts, from displacement to health problems

The Crisis in British Coal Mining - Jonathon Winterton, 1985

The Crisis in British Coal Mining Jonathon Winterton Critical Sociology. Vol 13, Issue 1-2, pp. 53 - 62 If you have the appropriate software installed, you can download article citation data to the citation manager of your choice. Simply select your manager software from the list below and click on download.

Life for those who have fallen victim to the mining crisis ...

There are reports that up to ten thousand coal mining jobs alone having been lost in the last two years in Australia. This is despite a global need for coal used in steel and power generation. it is however not all gloom and doom and there are reports that there is a new mine being approved in Queensland, which if it goes ahead will be the largest in Australia.

Coal mining | Economist - World News, Politics, Economics ...

Apr 14, 2016· The Economist offers authoritative insight and opinion on international news, politics, business, finance, science, technology and the connections between them.

Crisis management for coal mining (Journal Article) - osti.gov

The author says coal mining requires the precise execution of tasks to minimize risks. Acknowledging risks and attempting to influence their impact is the basis of crisis management. Crisis management skills include recognizing, measuring, handling, and resolving any of the crisis situations an ...

The rise and fall of German hard coal subsidies ...

1.. IntroductionThe German hard coal mining industry has experienced numerous economic difficulties since the "coal crisis" of 1958. For almost half a century, Germany has paid significant subsidies or aids 1 to the hard coal mining sector. Germany has by far the largest subsidized hard coal production of all OECD countries.