More than 100 activists from 21 countries sent a letter to China’s government on Tuesday calling for it to end financing of a coal-fired power plant in Bangladesh, saying Beijing had notified Dhaka... Read More.Gulf Power saw its coal generation share drop to 17% in May, compared with 34% in April, according to a state regulatory filing.Coal burn was at 54,648 st in May, which ... Read More.Labor and the Greens have delivered a shock defeat to the federal government with a Senate vote to strike down plans to invest taxpayer funds in new fossil fuel technologies, taking advantage of the surp... Read More.Coal-fired power generation in most of the US has topped 2019 and 2020 levels so far this month on record heat in some parts of the country and reduced nuclear and hydro power output.... Read More.In May, China’s coking coal imports plunged by 29.6% on year to 3.4 million tonnes, according to recent data from China’s General Administration of Customs (GACC), which was mainly due to the... Read More.Falling wind generation in the Southwest Power Pool is boosting market share for coal in the US Midcontinent this month as dual-fuel generators limit consumption of higher-priced natural gas.... Read More.Dulce Ortiz teared up during a virtual press conference as she recalled the family dinners and birthday celebrations she’s missed because of her dedication to the seemingly endless campaign to clos... Read More.
China-Australia relations: Port of Newcastle becomes second Australian port with Chinese interests to come under political fire22 Jun 2021Port charges levied on the vessels transporting coal out of the world’s biggest coal export port make up 1 per cent of the total cost of coal to importers and do not appear to substantiate any clai... Read More.NRG Energy is closing two of its coal-fired power plants in Illinois, including one in Waukegan that residents have protested in favor of its closure for years due to health concerns.... Read More.Chinese regulators shut more coal mines amid rising concern over industrial accidents as prices continue to rise for the fuel that provides half the country’s energy. Hubei has halted all coal mini... Read More.As the U.S. and its allies chase China in procuring critical minerals essential for modern technologies, they face a major hurdle: a lack of companies and projects with an established record.... Read More.Scarce rain, rising coal prices and rapid inland industrialization have together left the southern Chinese manufacturing hub of Guangdong Province in the throes of an electricity shortage that casts unce... Read More.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.