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A small group of protesters have "occupied" Buru Energy's Perth office, outlining their support for "Pacific Island Climate Warriors" and opposition to Buru's plans in the Kimberley.
Newcrest Mining's NSW gold project is helping it keep on top of costs as it works to turn around its fortunes.
Oil prices dipped Monday on concerns about high supplies and more signs from key Middle Eastern producers that OPEC has no plans to cut crude output.
India's government has pledged to open up the coal mining industry to private players in the energy-starved country as Prime Minister Narendra Modi unleashes promised reforms to revive the ailing economy.

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