Australia's heaviest greenhouse-gas emitter, AGL, will face a shareholder push to bring forward the closures of its remaining coal-fired power plants by at least 12 years to help limit the worst impa... Read More.Illinois Basin coal production totaled 14 million st in the second quarter, down 27.2% from the previous quarter, Mine Safety and Health Administration information said Aug. 3.From the year... Read More.Poland will not complete its coal phase-out before 2050, government officials insist, denying reports that Warsaw will push to end coal mining by the mid-2030s.State ass... Read More.The owner of Buckskin coal mine will furlough its workers in response to the weakening demand for coal nationwide, the company confirmed Tuesday. The furloughs come on the heels of the owner laying off 6... Read More.North Korea is jump-starting the illegal export of coal after shutting down almost all shipments during the first few months of the year while it sought to block the spread of the coronavirus, according ... Read More.The government has restricted participation of companies from countries sharing a land border with India in the ongoing auction of coal mines for commercial extraction by the private sector.... Read More.Anglo American chief executive Mark Cutifani is mulling over the company’s exit from its South African thermal operations.This will likely be done through a demerg... Read More.Coal India has put the brakes on the double-digit slide in production and offtake in the first three months of the fiscal. The public sector miner has produced 37.36 million tonnes (mt) in July, down 3 p... Read More.In April 2017, engineers from Shanghai Shenergy Power Technology sat together contemplating how they would execute a formidable task. Owing partly to their success at boosting the annual average net effi... Read More.Global coal-fired power capacity edged down for the first time on record in the first half of 2020 as retirements accelerated and the coronavirus saw new projects put on hold.Indian power plants used the most gas in at least 3-1/2 years in the June quarter, as operators along the west coast snapped up cheap liquefied natural gas (LNG) imports that have become competitive agai... Read More.The 1,800 km Haoji Railway, one of the newest railways China has commissioned for coal transportation and which connects the country’s North and South regions, delivered about 9.8 million tonnes of... Read More.The federal environment minister is backtracking on a previous decision to keep Ottawa out of the approval process for a major coal mine expansion in Alberta.The existin... Read More.Goencho Avaaz (GA) has linked the rising number of COVID-19 cases and deaths to the coal handling at the MPT.“The continued rise in the number of people gett... Read More.As developed nations turn away from coal-fired power, Chinese funding has helped the dirtiest fossil fuel take off in Pakistan.Coal’s surge in the South Asian nati... Read More.It may sound like something from ancient alchemy, but the privately-owned Chinese company surprised industry watchers in June when it said it was getting into mining with a $20 billion project to convert... Read More.Solar-generated electricity and battery storage facilities will be installed in northwestern New Mexico to replace a major coal-fired power plant, according to terms of a decision Wednesday from state ut... Read More.South Korean lawmakers proposed a set of legislative bills on Tuesday (28 July) that would put an end to the nation’s controversial public support for coal-fired power projects beyond its borders. ... Read More.An array of renewable energy projects will replace lost energy from the possible closure of a Farmington-area coal plant under a plan approved Wednesday by the Public Regulation Commission.... Read More.Poland’s Ministry of State Assets on July 28 decided not to present a restructuring plan for the country’s largest hard coal miner, PGG, because union leaders had already declared it was unac... Read More.