As much as 80 percent of the coal-fired power plants in the United States are already uneconomic compared to new wind and solar projects, energy and climate policy think tank Energy Innovation said in ne... Read More.Northern Appalachia coal production in the first quarter jumped to 24.31 million st, up 15.3% from 21.09 million st in Q4 and 12.1% from 21.7 million st produced in the year-ago quarter, US Mines Safety ... Read More.By 2050 Chile plans to be carbon neutral. A crucial part of that goal is the decarbonisation of its energy mix. To do this, all coal-fired power plants will stop operating by 2040.Read More.
Energy Australia, part of Hong Kong-listed CLP Holdings, has decided to invest A$300 million ($232m) to expand its Tallawara power plant after having received A$83 million in state funding. The plant will ... Read More.Coal India Ltd (CIL) on Tuesday said its operations slowed down on account of more than 5,400 of the company's employees and their wards across subsidiaries testing positive for coronavirus. However,... Read More.China's embargo on Australian coal imports and weather-related disruption to loadings from Newcastle cut Australian thermal coal exports to an eight-year low in March, although shipments look to have... Read More.US coal exports rose to an 18-month high 6.88 million mt in March, as thermal coal exports jumped to their highest level since January 2019, while metallurgical coal shipments declined on the month, acco... Read More.The Biden administration, rural advocacy and environmental groups, and one of the largest cooperative power suppliers in the country are discussing proposals that could help electric cooperatives transit... Read More.
Fortescue Metals Group and Indonesian coal giant PT Adaro Energy have emerged as unlikely allies in billionaire Andrew Forrest push to fast-track the development of a worldwide green hydrogen industry.... Read More.The University of Wyoming said on April 30 that the U.S. Department of Energy will provide about $3 million in funding “for research focused on expanding and transforming the use of coal and ... Read More.While most states pursue ways to boost renewable energy, Wyoming is doing the opposite with a new program aimed at propping up the dwindling coal industry by suing other states that block exports of Wyom... Read More.Offtake from Coal India Ltd (CIL) fell more than a fifth in April as the second wave of the pandemic left several contract workers battling the deadly infectionOfftake from Coal India Ltd (... Read More.US energy firm Peabody Energy will reopen its 1.8mn t/yr Metropolitan coking coal mine in Australia's Illawarra region of New South Wales (NSW) this month after it was closed in early January because... Read More.A Chinese-backed coal power plant is being built in Bangladesh allegedly by evicting locals from their land and grabbing a riverbed. There has been opposition, including a directive by the government&rsq... Read More.Insurer Liberty Mutual will not be filing an environmental impact assessment for a coal project in Australia, it said on Friday, missing a deadline as it weighs alternatives for the proposed mine.<... Read More.Watching Chinese President Xi Jinping speak at the United States climate summit last week, it would have been natural to come away feeling underwhelmed.Compared with the... Read More.China’s aluminium and cement industries are under mounting pressure to enhance their energy efficiency, switch to cleaner fuels, reduce output and boost recycling to help China realise its goal of ... Read More.One of the quirks of Asia's seaborne coal market is that volumes have held up remarkably well, despite the fuel being demonized for its role in climate change and the rising number of countries and c... Read More.Teck Resources, a leading exporter of seaborne steelmaking coal and headquartered in Vancouver, sold 6.2 million tonnes of steelmaking coal over January-March, up 9% on year, thanks largely to firming de... Read More.With the recent rapid surge in the COVID-19 cases, coal demand in India is forecast to slow down in May and June to around 15 million tons (mt) each month, down 22% from the April 2021 level, following a... Read More.