Poland sets out coal mine closures

Poland sets out coal mine closures

Unions and the government agreed transitional arrangements towards the closure of coal mines

Life-cycle / End of li...

30 SEPTEMBER 2020
Poland targets 2049 for coal mines closure

Poland targets 2049 for coal mines closure

Mining unions and the government have agreed on the timing and principles of the transition.

Sustainability

28 SEPTEMBER 2020
Polish unions may strike over plans to cut coal

Polish unions may strike over plans to cut coal

Solidarity union wants a plan that will keep coal amid decarbonisation plan,

Sustainability

15 SEPTEMBER 2020
Cardiff Uni trialling carbon capture in coal seams

Cardiff Uni trialling carbon capture in coal seams

Initially the team expects to pump between 1 and 10 t of CO2 into the coal seam.

Sustainability

22 JULY 2020
Poland suspending 12 coal mines

Poland suspending 12 coal mines

Poland's coal sector badly hit by COVID-19 outbreak.

Czech coal mine closes due to COVID-19 outbreak

Czech coal mine closes due to COVID-19 outbreak

Outbreak along the Polish border comes as other countries are easing lockdowns

Covid-19

26 MAY 2020
Poland's PGG to test 4,000 workers for COVID-19

Poland's PGG to test 4,000 workers for COVID-19

Hundreds have tested positive at PGG's mines in Silesia province.

Covid-19

07 MAY 2020
Bolter miner starts chewing at JSW's Budryk

Bolter miner starts chewing at JSW's Budryk

Machine is first of its kind on Polish mining scene

Fleet

18 NOVEMBER 2019
Bzie-Dębina now open

Bzie-Dębina now open

JSW mine is Poland's first new mine in 25 years

Development

27 SEPTEMBER 2019
JSW to take delivery of customised bolter miner from SIGMA

JSW to take delivery of customised bolter miner from SIGMA

Komatsu technology a "breakthrough" for Polish mining community

Technology / innovation

29 JANUARY 2019
ABB teams up with Polish miner on digital tech

ABB teams up with Polish miner on digital tech

ABB is working with mining customer PGG on new ways to use digital technologies

Innovation

16 OCTOBER 2018
JSW takes another step to mining 4.0

JSW takes another step to mining 4.0

JSW and Joy (Poland) have signed a letter of intent to conduct research and analysis

Innovation

02 OCTOBER 2018