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Advances in Productive, Safe, and Responsible Coal Mining

  • 1st Edition - August 18, 2018
  • Editor: Joseph Hirschi
  • Language: English
  • Hardback ISBN:
    9 7 8 - 0 - 0 8 - 1 0 1 2 8 8 - 8
  • eBook ISBN:
    9 7 8 - 0 - 0 8 - 1 0 1 3 0 1 - 4

Advances in Productive, Safe, and Responsible Coal Mining covers the latest advancements in coal mining technology and practices. It gives a comprehensive introduction to the lates… Read more

Advances in Productive, Safe, and Responsible Coal Mining

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Advances in Productive, Safe, and Responsible Coal Mining covers the latest advancements in coal mining technology and practices. It gives a comprehensive introduction to the latest research and technology developments, addressing problems and issues currently being faced, and is a valuable resource of complied technical information on the latest coal mining safety and health research. As coal's staying power has been at the forefront of the world’s energy mix for more than a century, this book explores critical issues affecting coal mining, including how to maintain low-cost productivity, address health and safety hazards, and how to be responsible environmental stewards.

This book takes a holistic approach in addressing each issue from the perspective of its impact on the coal mining operation and industry as a whole.