South Africa is exporting 77 million tons of coal to countries in Asia, despite the nation’s power utility, Eskom, complaining of dire shortages.This issue has rec... Read More.China’s government has restored heat to hundreds of frigid households after an “improper” ban on burning coal highlighted problems with anti-smog policies for the second year in a row.<... Read More.Polish coking coal producer Jastrzebska Spolka Weglowa (JSW) is reportedly looking to increase production by up to three million tonnes a year through the acquisition of assets.India's coal imports rose 9.7 percent to 156.08 million tonne (MT) in the April-November period of the ongoing fiscal, as against 142.25 MT in the year-ago period, according to a report by mjunction ... Read More.That thermal coal is fated for long-term structural decline and energy-related carbon dioxide emissions are increasing despite the Paris targets, are key take-outs in the International Energy Agency&rsqu... Read More.Natural gas is expected to overtake coal as the world's second largest energy source after oil by 2030 due to a drive to cut air pollution and the rise in liquefied natural gas (LNG) use, the Interna... Read More.Coal India supplied 22.20 mt more coal to the power sector during April to October this fiscal than what it did a year ago during the same period. Coal offtake to India’s thermal power plants from ... Read More.The government on Thursday sold 3.18% stake in Coal India, in the first big ticket disinvestment of current fiscal, which will fetch Rs5,300 crore to the exchequer. Retail investors lapped up 6.19 crore ... Read More.NTPC Ltd will issue bulk tender by mid-November, for procuring up to 18,600 tonne per day of crop residue and use it for generating power.An NTPC official said this is b... Read More.GE Power India Ltd, an arm of American industrial giant GE, today announced it has bagged four contracts worth Rs 1,783 crore from state-owned NTPC Ltd for supply of emission control equipment for its co... Read More.The Australian coal export industry has peaked and entered a “terminal long-term decline”, says a new report that argues high prices have pushed global energy markets more quickly towards che... Read More.Coal shipments — both thermal/steam and coking coal — handled by the 12 state-run ports saw a jump in the first half of FY19.The ports handled 51.452 million... Read More.At least 14 power plants had super critical levels — less than four days — of coal stock as on September 17, while two thermal power plants had critical levels (less than seven days) of stock... Read More.Montem Resources, a company with coking coal development projects in Canada, has announced its planned initial public offering (IPO) and listing on the ASX as it seeks to shore up funding for its brownfi... Read More.Atlantic metallurgical coal spot prices were stable Tuesday, after prices hit a peak during the build up to Hurricane Florence last week and as ship queues in the US and off Queensland constrained short-... Read More.The base metals industry in Germany needs affordable, secure supplies of electricity following any phase-out of coal-fired power generation, WVMetalle President Martin Iffert said Monday in comments ahea... Read More.
Contura, Alpha to merge, creating largest U.S. met coal producerCoal India to set up methanol plant, eyes 6.76 LT output per annum19 Sep 2018The world's largest coal miner CIL is aiming to produce 6.76 lakh tonne of methanol per annum to boost clean energy initiatives, its Chairman Anil Kumar Jha said.His... Read More.Coal India wants a policy on coal exports before it could finalise commercial contracts for exporting the dry fuel, a senior CIL official said."There is need for a ... Read More.The Japanese energy conglomerate Marubeni will no longer build coal-fired power plants, and it plans to slash its ownership in coal-fired energy assets in half by 2030, according to the Japanese newspape... Read More.One of the standout commodity performers this year has been thermal coal, but not all coal is created equal and disparities in pricing may help explain why India’s imports have stayed strong despit... Read More.