Advanced Search Category : News Analysis Daily Comments Weekly Comments Monthly Comments

Industry : Coal Coke Coal Chemical Power Steel Logistics Gas New Energy Macro Others

Topics : Thermal Coal Coking Coal Anthracite PCI Coal Policy Viewpoint Company Import & Export Production & Sales Price futures Cost & Profit Thermal Power Safety International

Articles: Registered Member Paid Member

US$ 500 /Year Purchase Now Add to Cart US$ 5 /Article (Click the article to buy)

CGN New Energy Feb solar power generation soars 51% YoY

2020-03-25 15:31:18 Company,  Wind,  Solar

CGN New Energy Holding Co., Ltd. generated 86.5 GWh of solar power in February, surging 51% compared with the year-ago month, accordi...

China makes big stride in offshore wind power development

2020-03-13 11:41:09 Environmental Protection,  Wind

The first turbine has been installed at the 300 MW Yangjiang Nanpeng offshore wind farm off southern China's Guangdong province recen...

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...

Yunnan ranks 1st in wind power utilization time in China

2020-03-12 17:12:47 Environmental Protection,  Wind,  Solar

Southwestern China's Yunnan province ranked first among provinces and regions in China in terms of wind power utilization hours in 20...

World's 2019 installed offshore wind power capacity hits 27 GW

2020-03-11 15:08:12 Environmental Protection,  Wind

Total installed offshore wind power capacity reached 27 GW around the globe in 2019, posting an increase of 23% from the preceding ye...

China to fully resume wind power projects in construction before end-Apr

2020-03-06 08:39:23 Wind

China vows to fully resume wind power projects in construction before the end of April this year, with 72% of wind power generating u...

Sichuan to add 1.8 GW newly installed wind power capacity this yr

2020-03-02 13:40:28 Environmental Protection,  Hydropower,  Wind

Southwestern China's Sichuan province is set to add 1.8 GW of newly installed wind power capacity this year in a bid to promote energ...

China set to be the world leader in offshore wind market this decade

2020-02-27 08:30:33 Environmental Protection,  Wind

The global offshore wind industry grew rapidly in 2019, according to a new report, with a record number of turbines going online last...

UK leads Europe on new wind power as global turbine market enjoys boom

2020-02-19 10:07:12 Wind

The UK continued to lead Europe in new wind power last year, adding 2.4GW of both onshore and offshore capacity as turbine installati...

China's wind energy sector faces significant impact amid coronavirus

2020-02-18 13:23:38 Wind

The new coronavirus outbreak could have a significant impact on the wind energy industry in China, according to a recent research. ...

China 2019 wind power utilization mounts to 96.2%

2020-02-12 17:23:56 Environmental Protection,  Wind

China has witnessed a great breakthrough in reducing clean energy curtailment, with wind power utilization reaching 96.2% last year, ...

China's cut in offshore wind subsidies beneficial in the long run

2020-02-06 08:36:50 Environmental Protection,  Wind

Offshore wind power is among the new energy forms in China, having the highest generation cost and thus enjoying a large amount of go...

Construction of Japan's first offshore wind farm due to begin in Feb

2020-02-05 10:17:50 International,  Wind

A consortium led by Marubeni Corporation will start building wind farms off Akita Port and Noshiro Port in Akita Prefecture, Japan, l...

Australia to add 3.6GW of new solar and wind to grid in 2020

2020-01-22 08:42:15 International,  Wind,  Solar

The sting of the newly confirmed dive in large-scale renewable energy investment that hit Australia in 2019 could be soothed somewhat...

China weighs ending subsidies for new offshore wind farms

2020-01-10 15:34:36 Policy,  Wind

China is considering scaling back or even ending national subsidies for new offshore wind farms in 2022, state media reported. ...

Load More

Editors Recommendations

1 China Mar coastal shipping market: surplus capacity caps freight rates 2020-04-09

China's seaborne cargo shipping demand remained tepid although industrial production has been slightly restored and infrastructure projects were gradually rebooted. Coal shipments from Bo

2 China Coal Daily Track (Apr 9) 2020-04-09

Thermal coal Production area Coal mines were under inventory pressures due to high operations and tepid buys from end users impacted by coronavirus-delayed industrial production. The market may

3 Mongolia's government decides to fund Tavan Tolgoi power plant 2020-04-09

Mongolia's cabinet decided to build a 450MW power plant at its southern coal base Tavan Tolgoi to supply power for Oyu Tolgoi copper-gold mine. The project will be funded by its government rather than

4 Australian met coal stays low; sentiment soured by global steel cuts 2020-04-09

Australian metallurgical coal prices continued to slide in Chinese import market, as domestic steel production was significantly hindered by activity and logistic controls during Covid-19 outbreak.

5 China's coal imports may fall to 4 Mt a week as curbs tighten 2020-04-09

In light of recent sharp price fall in its domestic thermal coal market, China is expected to strengthen control on imports of the fossil fuel from other countries, sources said. One sale

6 China pushes for thermal coal term contracts, further clouding outlook 2020-04-09

China's state planner, the National Development and Reform Commission, was said pushing for signing of 2020 thermal coal long-term term contracts between coal miners and power generators in a bid to s

7 Coal imports at Indian key state ports rebound to 11-mth high in Mar 2020-04-09

Indian coal imports through 12 state-run ports rebounded to an 11-month high in March after a decline a month earlier, data from Indian Ports Association showed. Total imports by these po

8 Xinjiang Q1 power outbound transmission increases by 40% 2020-04-09

Northwestern China's Xinjiang recorded its best performance in power transmission to other provinces in the first quarter, playing an increasingly important role in optimizing domestic energy allocati

9 Where will China's thermal coal prices bottom out? 2020-04-09

At present, China's domestic thermal coal prices continue to fall in the context of low downstream demand, further production increase in major production areas and high coal inventories at power plan

10 CR Xi'an Railway lowers rail freight rates to boost coal shipment 2020-04-08

Xi'an Railway Group, a branch of China State Railway Corporation, lowered rail freight rates of cargoes shipped from several areas in Shaanxi by 20-26%, effective on April 4. The policy p

Most Read News Stories

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 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

4 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

5 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.

6 Weekly global coal market news summary (Mar 30-Apr 3) 2020-04-03

Confidence slump in China's import thermal coal market Confidence was badly hit in China's import thermal coal market, on the back of utilities' contract default, deeper falls in domestic ...

7 Chinese commodities traders rush metals, oil as uncertainty rises 2020-04-03

Investors breaking trading records on China's commodities exchanges are looking to metals and energy futures products such as stainless steel, tin and crude oil, as they hedge risks amid the global co

8 Weekly China coal market news summary (Mar 30-Apr 3) 2020-04-03

Webinar recap: How Covid-19 impacts China's economy and coal industry Although Covid-19 epidemic is largely contained within China, the fallout has profoundly impacted the country's economy

9 China's ports brace for second hit as virus spread wipes out exports 2020-04-02

China's ports and shipping firms are bracing for a second wave of supply chain disruptions that may be deeper and more prolonged than during the country's coronavirus lockdown as the global spread of

10 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

Most Read Analysis & Comments

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 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

6 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,

7 China's Mar steel PMI recovers to 42.2 as coronavirus impact eases 2020-03-31

China's Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) for steel sector recovered to 42.2 in March from 36.6 a month earlier, data from the CFLP Steel Logistics Professional Committee (CSLPC) showed on March 31,

8 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.

9 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.

10 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

Scan to download mobile APP