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Coal has been a major source of energy in the world since its discovery in the early 18th century.
Article - 14 Nov 2019
Measuring the gas content present within coal samples plays an important role in determining the safety of a mine. Typically, the gas content of coal is assessed through a direct measurement method.
Article - 18 Jul 2019
Like coal and oil, natural gas is a fossil fuel created by the pressurized, high-temperature decomposition of organic material over millions of years.
Article - 26 Jul 2018
Since its introduction around 4,000 years ago, coal – a naturally occurring combustible solid – has been utilized as a fuel source for heating and cooking and, in more recent times, for the generation...
Article - 3 Jul 2019
Sensors are an important part of mining operations to ensure potential accidents are minimized. This articles looks at how sensors are used in the mining industry.
Article - 8 Oct 2019
Studies on the applications of graphene are multiplying due to its properties as a lightweight, strong, porous and electrically conductive material.
Article - 13 Feb 2014
A fault is a break or fracture in the Earth's crust caused by tectonic forces along which slippage of rock has occurred.