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China's new coal-fired power capacity up 27.4% in 2020, lags behind renewables

2021-01-21 11:30:37 Thermal Power,  Hydropower,  Wind,  Solar

China added about 56.37 GW of coal-fired power generation capacity in 2020, rising 27.4% compared with a year ago, showed data from t...

China pledges to raise wind, solar power capacity to over 1,200 GW by 2030

2020-12-14 09:54:04 Policy,  Wind,  Solar

Chinese President Xi Jinping told the Climate Ambition Summit on December 12 that China would increase the total installed capacity o...

China to add 35 GW new solar power capacity in 2020

2020-12-11 10:31:42 Solar

China is set to bring in 35 GW of new solar capacity this year, taking the total installed capacity to 240 GW, making solar surpass w...

China Oct power output increases 4.6% YoY

2020-11-16 11:58:08 Thermal Power,  Hydropower,  Wind,  Solar

China's power generation in October hit 609.4 TWh, an increase of 4.6% year on year, compared with a growth of 5.3% in the month prio...

Poland's energy restructuring plan will accelerate its de-coal process

2020-08-31 11:51:20 General,  Policy,  International,  Thermal Coal,  Thermal Power,  Solar

Poland may get rid of coal by 2035 based on an analysis of the latest restructuring plan of its energy sector, Greenpeace said. ...

US Jun coal-fired power generation increases by nearly 41% MoM

2020-08-27 10:53:53 Production & Sales,  International,  Thermal Power,  Hydropower,  Wind,  Solar

US coal-fired power generation in June picked up 40.8% from May but declined by 16.7% year on year, totaling 65.48 TWh, showed data f...

Hubei new energy power output exceeds 6 GW for 1st time

2020-08-26 08:58:30 Wind,  Solar

China's central province of Hubei saw its renewable power output peak at 6.05 GW at 12:15 on August 15, for the first time that the g...

Shaanxi 2020 wind and photovoltaic power grid parity projects ranks ninth in China

2020-08-14 11:33:41 Policy,  Wind,  Solar

Wind and photovoltaic power grid parity project scale of the northwestern China's Shaanxi province reaches 2.05 GW this year, account...

China H1 solar panel exports soar 29.6% on yr

2020-08-13 08:40:29 Import & Export,  Solar

China's exports of solar equipment rose rapidly in the first half of the year despite a rapid domestic digestion in the domestic mark...

China plans to start over 40 GW of wind, solar power subsidy-free projects this yr

2020-08-06 15:05:25 Policy,  Wind,  Solar

A total of 44.45 GW of wind, solar power projects are beginning to break ground this year, according to an official document issued o...

China Jun PV cell production up 26.5% YoY

2020-07-20 13:38:42 Import & Export,  Solar

China produced 14.64 GW of photovoltaic (PV) cells in June, rising 26.5% from a year ago but falling 28.2% month on month, official d...

Spain photovoltaic installed capacity increases 780 MW in Jan-Jun

2020-07-16 09:55:35 International,  Wind,  Solar

Spain added 780 MW of photovoltaic power capacity and 446 MW of wind power capacity in the first half of 2020, according to news from...

5.74 GW household photovoltaic subsidies still available in China

2020-06-19 11:51:47 Policy,  Solar

There were still 5.74 GW of household photovoltaic projects that can receive Chinese government subsidies as of the end of May, based...

China May photovoltaic cells production leaps 72.7% m/m

2020-06-19 11:43:52 Price,  Production & Sales,  Solar

China's industrial enterprises manufactured 20.39 GW of photovoltaic cells in May, up by 9.4% year on year and jumping by 72.7% compa...

Xinjiang Jan-May solar power output up 20.9%, curtailment down 47.2%

2020-06-19 10:31:25 Environmental Protection,  Solar

Northwestern China's Xinjiang autonomous region generated a total 6.03 TWh of solar power in January-May, rising 20.9% from a year ag...

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2 China Coal Daily Track (Jan 25) 2021-01-25

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3 Qinhuangdao inventory remains low despite inflow increase 2021-01-25

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4 Thailand thermal coal imports up 8.48% in 2020 2021-01-25

Thailand's thermal coal imports (including bituminous and sub-bituminous coal) in 2020 increased 8.48% year on year to 21.71 million tonnes, showed data from the Thailand Customs. Bitumin

5 Spot thermal coal prices slump further at N China ports; vessel shipping rates fall 2021-01-22

China's domestic spot thermal coal prices continued pulling back at northern trading ports, as the worst period for winter heating has come to an end. Coastal power plants took a break of spot purchas

6 Red-hot coke market boosts coking coal price hikes in China 2021-01-22

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7 Japan Dec thermal coal down nearly 14% on yr 2021-01-22

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8 Mongolia coal output falls 20.3% on yr in 2020, exports down 21.7% 2021-01-22

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9 China Coal Daily Track (Jan 22) 2021-01-22

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10 Indonesian thermal coal prices stop rising as demand eases 2021-01-22

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1 China's power generation further gathers pace in Dec 2021-01-18

China's power generation continued gathering pace in December, delivering a robust growth of 9.1% year on year to 727.7 TWh, expanding by 2.3 percentage points from a month ago, showed data from the N

2 Indonesia to charge higher coal, gold mining royalties trying to enhance revenue 2021-01-18

Indonesia plans to adjust up royalty rate on coal and gold in an attempt to boost state revenues after prices of the commodities have recovered, Reuters reported citing an Indonesian official on Janua

3 China's Dec coal output up 3.2% on yr, but helps little to shortage 2021-01-18

China's coal output in December kept growing for the sixth month in a row and remained above year-ago level, but still insufficient to solve a shortage that has led to sharp rise in spot prices.

4 India intends to source coking coal from Mongolia 2021-01-21

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5 China Dec coal imports from Australia plunge to zero as restrictions still bites 2021-01-21

China didn't let any coal cargoes from Australia pass the customs clearance in December, whereas imports from other major sources like Indonesia and Russia increased sharply, according to data from th

6 China's new coal-fired power capacity up 27.4% in 2020, lags behind renewables 2021-01-21

China added about 56.37 GW of coal-fired power generation capacity in 2020, rising 27.4% compared with a year ago, showed data from the National Energy Administration. However, the growth

7 Vietnam 2020 coal imports hit a record high 2021-01-20

Vietnam's coal import surged 25% on the year to 54.81 million tonnes in the year 2020, hitting a record high, showed preliminary data from the Vietnam customs authority. The country impor

8 China 2020 power consumption up 3.1% on yr 2021-01-20

China's power consumption in 2020 increased 3.1% on the year, as the growth driven by strong economy growth and higher-than-usual winter household heating more than offset the decline during the coron

9 China Dec coke production up 1.2% YoY 2021-01-18

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10 Mongolia coal output falls 20.3% on yr in 2020, exports down 21.7% 2021-01-22

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1 China's benchmark thermal coal prices near all-time high 2021-01-12

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2 China may consider easing curbs on Australian coal imports, sources 2021-01-13

Market observers speculated China could consider easing restrictions on coal imports from Australia in the near term after domestic thermal coal prices soared further on sustained supply crunch.

3 China's thermal coal prices spike to highest levels in history 2021-01-15

After surging at an unexpected speed for two weeks since the New Year's Day, China's domestic spot thermal coal prices reached new highs, surpassing previous records that have been held since 2008.

4 China boosts Russian coal imports after ban on Australian supply 2021-01-12

China is building a stronger cooperation with neighboring Russia on coal and other fossil fuels after it informally blocked off imports from Australia due to a deteriorating political relation.

5 China's coal seaborne arrivals fall 7.7% in 2020: Kpler 2021-01-13

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6 Will China ease its ban on Australian coal imports after new COVID-19 cases? 2021-01-12

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7 Chinese purchases driving up Indonesian thermal coal prices 2021-01-14

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8 China's coking coal sales improve on eased road transport curbs 2021-01-11

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9 China's coking coal prices further jump; trucking cost higher 2021-01-13

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10 China's thermal coal keeps upward momentum amid further supply tightness 2021-01-14

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