Water stress poses risk to Chinese coal industry
Water poses a variety of business risks for the energy industry, and could play an influential role in shaping the future energy supply mix, according to Wood Mackenzie's latest research report: “Troubled waters ahead?...
China Exports Rise More Than Estimated After September Drop
China’s exports rebounded by more than estimated last month and the trade surplus widened to the biggest this year, helping sustain an economic recovery as leaders gather to map out a blueprint for growth....Tags: China Exports; Rise up
Line Creek expansion keeps long-term jobs in Elk Valley
Line Creek Coal Mine has received approval today to move into the USD 62 million Phase 2 extension of their mining operations. This will extend the mine life by 18 years until 2032, keeping approximately 500 full time pe...Tags: Line Creek expansion ;
Queensland Coal Ports: Shortfall or Surplus?
For most of the mining boom, Queensland was scrambling to develop its ports. But did it go overboard and build too much? Arguing the affirmative, the Centre for Policy Development published a report on Monday that says ...Tags: Queensland Coal Ports
Coal Industry Eyes Comeback as Efficient Plants Encourage Use
Coal use in the U.S. is set to grow this year and next from a two-decade low as more efficient coal plants that can withstand new environmental regulations supplant old ones, an industry group predicted....Tags: Coal Industry ; Comeback