Canadian energy regulators said on Thursday a coal mine proposed by a unit of Australian billionaire Gina Rinehart’s Hancock Prospecting Pty Ltd in the Rocky Mountains of Alberta is not in the publ... Read More.Coal India on Thursday said coal bed methane (CBM) would be available for extraction from Jharia by 2026. The PSU has also floated global tenders to develop two more CBM blocks — Raniganj in Bengal... Read More.Chinese coking coal futures rose more than 4% on Friday to their highest in over a month amid supply concerns due to production inspections, while steel prices were also fueled by sentiment on output con... Read More.
Power ministry disagrees with coal ministry’s proposal to offer coal through e-auction to all sectors18 Jun 2021The union power ministry on Wednesday has disagreed with the union coal ministry’s proposal to e-auction coal from Coal India to cater to all sectors including power with the non-regulated sectors ... Read More.The Victorian government has declared a state energy emergency after the Yallourn power station and coal mine, in the Latrobe Valley, was damaged in recent flooding.Ener... Read More.Coal movement through rail mode has surpassed 2019 levels. Coal loading stood at 131.4 million tonnes (mt) in the current financial year till June 15, according to the data compiled by the Ministry of Ra... Read More.Whitehaven Coal Ltd on Thursday marginally reduced its coal production outlook for fiscal 2021, attributing it to downtime at its Narrabri mine in New South Wales due to some engineering work and machine... Read More.OVER half of the Chinese-backed overseas coal-fired power plant projects have been shelved or cancelled over the past six years, underscoring the rising forces against coal investments globally.
Proposals to phase out coal and natural gas plants stall energy talks in Springfield as Senate again leaves town without a deal16 Jun 2021The Illinois Senate failed to reach an agreement Tuesday on a massive energy policy overhaul that would put power customers on the hook for a nearly $700 million bailout of three nuclear plants owned by ... Read More.Weekly US coal ship departures totaled 34 in the week ended June 12, down seven from the previous week and up 15 from the year-ago week, data from cFlow, Platts trade flow software, showed June 15.... Read More.National miner Coal India Ltd (CIL) saw its profit falling by 23.9 per cent in the financial year 2020-21 marred with low demand from both power and metal sector due to Covid pandemic. The company’... Read More.A slowdown in Chinese growth rates is likely to make the Asian giant's economy less commodities-intensive in future, putting a brake on spiraling prices and on any current "supercycle," acc... Read More.
As legislature reconvenes, Illinois is poised to become the first state in the Midwest to ban coal-burning power plants15 Jun 2021Illinois, one of the nation’s largest producers of coal, is on the verge of becoming the first Midwest state to ban energy companies from burning the lung-damaging, climate-changing fossil fuel to ... Read More.The Indian government-owned coal mining and refining corporation Coal India Limited, on Tuesday, said it will reduce its manpower by 5% every year for the next 5-10 years to reduce costs. The company wil... Read More.Japan's Environment Minister Koizumi Shinjiro has called for a review of the country's policy of supporting coal-fired power exports under limited conditions.The... Read More.The deputy prime minister Michael McCormack has declared coal will be around for “many more years to come” as trade ministers from Australia and the UK launch a last-ditch effort to resolve l... Read More.State-owned Coal India Ltd's (CIL) 114 ongoing coal projects, costing Rs 20 crore and above, are under different stages of implementation, according to a report.Impl... Read More.As part of Beijing's carbon reduction goals, China's traditional fossil fuel giants are racing to take the lead in hydrogen energy, cities are making plans to develop it as a clean power source, ... Read More.Under pressure from investors and environmentalists, Anglo American Plc exited its South African coal business this week, but the spinoff could have an unforeseen outcome: higher output of the most pollu... Read More.
2nd tranche auctions for commercial coal mining is the biggest ever offer of coal mines in the country11 Jun 2021The Ministry of Coal jointly with FICCI as the Industry Partner today organised the 1st Stakeholders’ Consultation on the 2nd Tranche of Auction of Coal Mines for Commercial Mining. The first in th... Read More.