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About 700 jobs are being axed at BHP Billiton's joint venture BMA coal mines in Queensland.
Nuclear energy is off the table as a power source for Australia.
Queensland will push on with coal investment despite a bleak outlook for the finite resource.
Coal miner New Hope Corporation is bracing for more tough times ahead after its full year profit slumped by more than a fifth.

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