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Covid-19 may impact India's coal-fuelled power plants using Chinese equipment

2020-03-26 08:54:48 International,  Thermal Power

The Covid-19 outbreak has now cast doubts over a part of India's conventional electricity generation space, with around 90 GW of coal...

ContourGlobal halts plans to build Kosovo coal plant

2020-03-18 14:00:32 General,  International,  Thermal Power

London-listed power generator ContourGlobal has halted plans to build a 500 megawatt coal-fired power plant in Kosovo, and said it wi...

Vietnam reduces capacity of coal power plants

2020-03-13 11:12:47 General,  International,  Thermal Power,  Wind,  Solar

Vietnam will reduce the total capacity of coal-fired thermal power plants from 2020 until 2030, according to the National Steering Co...

China's CMEC delays projects in Serbia as coronavirus disrupts supplies

2020-03-11 08:30:28 Thermal Power

China Machinery Engineering Corporation (CMEC) is delaying the implementation of projects in Serbia, due to supply problems caused by...

Outlook remains dim for coal power capacity growth in China

2020-03-09 08:30:35 Viewpoint,  Thermal Power

The outlook for expansion of coal-fired power capacity remains dim in China, given deepened de-capacity reforms in coal power industr...

SW China province to accelerate revamps on coal-power generating units

2020-03-06 13:55:45 Environmental Protection,  Thermal Power

Southwestern China's Guizhou province pledged to step up efforts in revamps on coal-fired power generating units with total installed...

S Korea to close up to 28 coal-fired power plants in Mar

2020-03-02 08:45:40 International,  Thermal Power

South Korea will idle up to 28 of its coal-fired power plants in March, scaling up the country's ongoing efforts to curb air pollutio...

Britain's Drax to end coal power generation in 2021

2020-02-28 09:15:28 International,  Thermal Power

British power producer Drax Group Plc said in its full-year results on February 27 it will end coal power generation at its North Yor...

Inner Mongolia to accelerate ultra-low emission revamps at coal power plants

2020-02-25 08:57:51 Environmental Protection,  Thermal Power

Northern China's Inner Mongolia autonomous region vows to accelerate ultra-low emission revamps at coal-fired power plants with capac...

India's annual coal power output falls for first time in a decade

2020-02-18 10:44:50 International,  Thermal Power

India's annual electricity generation from coal-fired utilities fell in 2019 for the first time in a decade, government data showed, ...

Polish utilities suspend coal-fueled plant project

2020-02-14 10:06:45 General,  International,  Thermal Power

Polish state-run utilities Energa and Enea have suspended financing of their joint project to build 1 GW power plant in Ostroleka, wh...

EU coal-fired power generation falls 24% in 2019

2020-02-06 12:07:42 General,  International,  Thermal Power

In 2019, hard coal and lignite-fired power generation fell in every EU country – and by 24% overall (with data on the UK included in ...

China's coal power industry shall ponder on development breakthroughs, expert

2020-02-06 08:58:47 Viewpoint,  Thermal Power

China's coal-fired power industry has always been shouldering a pivotal responsibility in securing enough electricity supply for the ...

Poland's electricity from coal burning falls to 46.08% YoY in Dec

2020-01-15 08:52:20 General,  International,  Thermal Power

The production of electricity in Poland based on the burning of coal fell in December 2019 to 46.08% from 49.25% in December 2018, ac...

U.S. coal-fired power plants closing fast despite Trump's pledge of support for industry

2020-01-14 08:41:40 International,  Thermal Power

U.S. coal-fired power plants shut down at the second-fastest pace on record in 2019, despite President Donald Trump's efforts to prop...

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1 China Coal Daily Track (Apr 3) 2020-04-03

Thermal coal Production area Coal sales showed no improvement at mines in production areas. Some large coal mines in Shaanxi's Yulin kept prices stable with a balance between production and

2 Chinese premium met coal in quickened stock slide; import prices still weak 2020-04-03

Chinese low-sulfur primary coking coal, with similar quality to Australian hard coking coal, embraced quickened inventory decline in top production areas, following nearly 200 yuan/t of pullbacks afte

3 China's spot thermal coal continues to fall, but futures revive 2020-04-03

Spot prices of China's domestic thermal coal continued to move down at northern transfer ports, as traders panicked and sped up dumping after the country's top coal miner slashed April monthly term co

4 Confidence slump in China's import thermal coal market 2020-04-03

Confidence was badly hit in China's import thermal coal market, on the back of utilities' contract default, deeper falls in domestic prices and a lack of recovery strength in China's industrial sector

5 Mongolian coal exports to China fall to 90,000 T in Mar, customs data 2020-04-03

Mongolia, the third largest metallurgical coal exporter worldwide, saw coal exports to largest coking coal importer China fall to 90,000 tonnes in March, according to the Mongolian Customs General Adm

6 China issues PV subsidy policy for 2020, down 50% for distributed and household 2020-04-03

China's state planning body issued new subsidy standards for photovoltaic (PV) projects this year, with subsidies for distributed and household projects falling 50% compared with 2019. In

7 China Shenhua reports 5.5pct fall in 2019 profit 2020-04-02

China Shenhua Energy Co., Ltd., the flagship of China Energy Investment Corporation or CHN Energy, registered a year-on-year drop of 5.5% in net profit last year, the company said in its annual report

8 Longyuan Power 2019 net profit up 9.6% on yr 2020-04-02

China Longyuan Power Group Co., Ltd, one state-owned wind power generator under CHN Energy, brought in 4.57 billion yuan of net profit attributable to shareholders last year, up 9.6% from a year ago,

9 China Coal Daily Track (Apr 2) 2020-04-02

Thermal coal Production area Affected by downward trend at northern ports, coal delivery from railway stations in major production areas declined. Some miners in Shanxi and Inner Mongolia lower

10 Japan Feb thermal coal imports slide 0.92% on yr 2020-04-02

Japan's thermal coal imports (bituminous and sub-bituminous coal) declined 0.92% year on year in February, data showed. The country imported 9.14 million tonnes of thermal coal

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1 Mongolian coal exports to China fall to 90,000 T in Mar, customs data 2020-04-03

Mongolia, the third largest metallurgical coal exporter worldwide, saw coal exports to largest coking coal importer China fall to 90,000 tonnes in March, according to the Mongolian Customs General Adm

2 Webinar recap: How Covid-19 impacts China's economy and coal industry 2020-04-01

Although Covid-19 epidemic is largely contained within China, the fallout has profoundly impacted the country's economy and its trade of coal and other commodities. As the epidemic is still spreadi

3 Mongolia reopens coal exports through Shivee Khuren on Mar 30 2020-03-30

Mongolian coal exports through Shivee Khuren border crossing have been reopened on March 30, following lift of border lockdown at Gasuunsukhait early last week, local authorities said on the same day.

4 India coal stocks reach all-time high, enough for 2-mth power generation 2020-03-30

India's thermal coal stock at pitheads and power plants has touched 107 million tonnes, which is enough for generating electricity for the country for at least two months. "This is an all

5 Mongolian coking coal prices fall after export resume 2020-04-02

After exports of Mongolian coking coal to China resumed as the risk of COVID-19 was seen receding, prices of the material have also declined against bearish coal market in China. As expec

6 Iron ore futures in China, Singapore fall on doubts over stimulus 2020-03-30

Iron ore futures in China and Singapore fell on March 30 on renewed doubts whether the massive stimulus measures introduced across the world are adequate to buttress a global economy hammered by the c

7 China State Grid adds power grid investment to 450 bln yuan for 2020 2020-03-30

China State Grid will add investment in power grid construction to 450 billion yuan ($63.5 billion) for 2020, said the company's spokeswoman in CCTV's review on March 23. This will be an

8 Mongolia resumes coal exports to China through 4 border crossings 2020-04-01

Mongolia has now resumed coal exports to China via four border points after the country reopened its Khangi border point on March 31, according to authorities. "Today, our country started

9 S.Korean steelmakers' overseas plants shut down due to COVID-19 spread 2020-03-30

The new coronavirus outbreak is now taking its toll on Korean steel manufacturers. Overseas factories of Korean companies such as POSCO and Hyundai Steel have suspended their operations. Amid a deepen

10 Mongolian ETT exports 226,000 t coal since export resumption 2020-04-01

Erdenes Tavan Tolgoi (ETT) JSC has exported 226,000 tonnes of coal through Gashuunsukhait border checkpoint since the resumption of coal export, reported at the company's regular press briefing.

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1 Covid-19 impact on global coal supply may bolster Indonesian thermal coal 2020-03-26

Worldwide Covid-19 pandemic has brought several key production countries of coal into lockdown, threatening global supply of the fossil fuel. This may bolster Indonesian thermal coal prices by neutral

2 Import curb yet to have obvious impact on China's seaborne coal imports 2020-03-25

At present, China has imposed strict restrictions on coal imports. It's learned that coastal areas like Fujian, Guangxi and Guangzhou have curbed seaborne coal imports to varying degrees, but coal arr

3 Indonesian thermal coal prices keep stable late last week 2020-03-23

Prices of Indonesian thermal coal closed last week with almost no clear change in offers and bids in the Chinese seaborne import market. Participants were more bearish about the near-term market as we

4 China met coke market outlook remains divided 2020-03-23

The near-term outlook for Chinese metallurgical coke market remained divided among participants due to various reasons. Some steel mills were mulling over a fifth cut of purchase prices,

5 Large offer-bid spread curbs Indonesian thermal coal trade in China 2020-03-27

The gap was still large between offers and bids of Indonesian thermal coal in the Chinese seaborne import market, as participants were hard to capture the market direction under the Covid-19 pandemic,

6 China's seaborne thermal coal market closes lower last week on concerns 2020-03-23

China's seaborne thermal coal market closed even lower last week on the back of multiple concerns raised by participants for the April market trend. Trading activity remained in the doldr

7 Chinese 5,500 Kcal thermal coal plummets to 3.5-yr low 2020-03-25

Chinese 5,500 Kcal/kg NAR thermal coal traded at northern ports plummeted to a three-and-a-half-year trough, losing a total 27 yuan/t in nearly one month of cutbacks amid ripple effect of coronavirus.

8 Indonesian Bayan's frozen operations stir different impact evaluations 2020-03-31

Indonesia's PT Bayan Resources said on March 27 that three subsidiaries in East Kalimantan have suspended mining operations effective March 25, in a quick response to Indonesian government's previous

9 Weekly China coking coal market analysis and forecast 2020-03-24

Coking coal market continued falling down at China's main production areas during the past week, along with waned restocking interest from coke producers and further increase of operation at mines.

10 Shanxi Coking Coal Group Feb term contract fulfillment rate creates record 112% 2020-03-25

Shanxi Coking Coal Group, top state-owned coking coal miner in China, saw its coking coal term contract fulfillment rate amount to a record high of 112% in February, according to the company.

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