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China exceeds target for household gas projects

2017-12-26 09:45:00 Coal Gas reuters.com

China's Ministry for Environmental Protection (MEP) said it had completed coal-to-gas and coal-to-electricity projects for 3.9 millio...

China's MEP checks 5.5 million households on coal-to-gas switch

2017-12-25 11:25:00 Coal Gas reuters.com

China's Ministry of Environmental Protection (MEP) has sent more than 2,000 inspectors to check the coal-to-gas or electricity swit...

Inner Mongolia Ordos Nov coal output down 4.2pct on yr

2017-12-21 15:34:00 Production & Sales,  CTL,  Coal Gas sxcoal.com

Ordos in northern China's Inner Mongolia autonomous region produced 47.98 million tonnes of coal, down 4.2% year on year, data show...

Xinjiang Yili coal-to-gas project produces over 300 mln cu m natural gas

2017-12-20 09:57:00 Coal Gas sxcoal.com

Xintian Coal and Chemical Co., Ltd has produced 310 million cubic meters of natural gas through its coal-to-gas project located in Yi...

NDRC vows to ensure stable gas supply

2017-12-19 08:52:00 Environmental Protection,  Coal Gas chinadaily.com.cn

The National Development and Reform Commission has vowed to ensure a stable natural gas supply through boosting domestic yield while ...

AIIB loans Beijing $250 mln on "coal-to-gas"

2017-12-11 09:40:00 Coal Gas sxcoal.com

Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) approved a loan of $250 million to Beijing in constructing natural gas transmission pipel...

China further improves coal gasification technology

2017-12-04 17:01:00 Coal Gas sxcoal.com

As the biggest coal gasification producer around the world, China had over 20 coal gasification patents and nearly a thousand gasifie...

New energy presents historic opportunities for China, Fenwei president

2017-11-20 08:18:00 Environmental Protection,  Hydropower,  Wind,  Solar,  Coal Gas sxcoal.com

New energy is poised to rise significantly in China, presenting great historic opportunities for the world's top energy consumer, sai...

China's coal producer eyes methane as clean energy resource

2017-11-15 08:26:00 Coal Gas xinhuanet.com

Methane gas, the number one killer in coal mine accidents in China, is being eyed as a source of clean energy, Xinhua News Agency rep...

Yankuang signs $3.5 bln coal-to-syngas project with US cos

2017-11-10 08:42:00 Coal Gas sxcoal.com

China's Yankuang Group, and U.S. industrial gas supplier Air Products and Chemicals Inc on November 9 signed an agreement to build a ...

China's refining and chemical integration projects under plan and construction

2017-10-23 10:37:00 General,  CTL,  Coal Gas sxcoal.com

In the era of high oil prices, China's refinery plants generally chose to extract hydrogen from more cost-effective coal/ petroleum...

Five coal chemical projects approved in Inner Mongolia

2017-10-10 13:38:00 Coal Gas sxcoal.com

Inner Mongolia autonomous region will build five national modern coal chemical demonstration projects, said Wang Bingjun, director ...

China Aug CBM output up 7.2% on yr

2017-09-27 13:30:00 Production & Sales,  Coal Gas sxcoal.com

China extracted 590 million cubic meters of coalbed methane (CBM) in August, rising 7.2% from a year ago, showed data from the Natio...

A super-large CBM & shale gas field found in Shanxi

2017-08-24 11:58:00 General,  Coal Gas sxcoal.com

Northern China's Shanxi province achieved a breakthrough in deep coalbed methane (CBM) resources exploration in a southern gas field ...

China auctions shale deposits for 1st time

2017-08-21 14:13:00 Coal Gas sxcoal.com

China for the first time auctioned off shale gas exploration right to a 695 square kilometer swath of land in Southwestern China's Gu...

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1 Weekly China coal market news summary (Feb 11 –Feb 14) 2018-02-14

8th Global Coking Coal Resource & Market Summit to be held in Beijing mid Apr China's coking coal market regained strength in mid-2017 and hit a multi-year high in January 2018, backed by

2 China Jan power coal price index up 3.89% on month, NDRC 2018-02-14

China's monthly-issued price index of power coal stood at 549.12 yuan/t in January, up 12.93 yuan/t or 2.41% month on month and 20.58 yuan/t or 3.89% year on year, showed data from the National Develo

3 Wind energy installations continue to grow, WWEA 2018-02-13

The overall capacity of all wind turbines installed worldwide by the end of 2017 reached 539.291 GW, preliminary showed statistics from World Wind Energy Association (WWEA). A WWEA report

4 China wind power installation may slow down in 2018 2018-02-13

China is likely to install less wind power capacity in 2018 after a significant contraction last year, experts expected, which seems to be linked to a large slowdown in northern areas.

5 China will crack down on illegal coal mining in 2018, safety watchdog 2018-02-13

China will carry out “special action” in 2018 to crack down on illegal coal mining to ensure safe mine operations and reduce output capacity, the State Administration of Work Safety said in a statemen

6 China coastal coal freight rates down to multi-mth low 2018-02-13

Freight rates for shipping coal from northern China ports to the south suffered a sharper decline from the second half of last month, data showed from industry portal sxcoal.com. Historic

7 China Shenhua Jan commercial coal output down 3.5% YoY 2018-02-13

China Shenhua Energy Co., Ltd, the listed arm of newly-merged China Energy Investment Corporation, produced 24.6 million tonnes of commercial coal in January, dipping 3.5% year on year, the company an

8 Valin Steel swings to sharp profit in 2017; NISCO gains nine-fold margin 2018-02-13

Shenzhen-listed steelmaker Hunan Valin Steel Co., Ltd. made a large profit of 4.12 billion yuan attributable to shareholders in 2017, compared with a loss of 1.055 billion yuan a year ago, showed data

9 Weekly China met. coke market analysis and forecast 2018-02-13

China's met. coke market remained weak last week, with supply staying high and demand low, but some traders increased inquiries for hoarding purpose, boosting sentiment of coke producers. The

10 Spot thermal coal demand seen easing off in China before holiday 2018-02-12

Demand for spot thermal coal was seen shrinking in China just ahead of the Spring Festival, as many coastal utilities put generating units into maintenance following a slump of industrial power use.

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1 Holiday Notice – Spring Festival 2018-02-14

Please kindly note that we will be on holiday from Thursday February 15 to Wednesday February 21 for the Spring Festival, the grandest holiday in China for family reunion. There will be n

2 Indian government takes steps to boost coal supplies to power plants 2018-02-14

In order to boost coal supplies to power plants, the government of India has decided on various steps including the use of dedicated rail transportation and setting up of power projects only within 50

3 China wind power installation may slow down in 2018 2018-02-13

China is likely to install less wind power capacity in 2018 after a significant contraction last year, experts expected, which seems to be linked to a large slowdown in northern areas.

4 Weekly global coal market news summary (Feb 11 –Feb 14) 2018-02-14

China urges U.S. restraint on steel imports China has expressed concerns over excessive protectionism in the steel sector by the United States, and urged it to show restraint in a probe into ste

5 China Coal Energy Jan commercial coal output down 7.1pct on yr 2018-02-14

China Coal Energy Co., Ltd, the listed arm of China National Coal Group, produced 6.11 million tonnes of commercial coal in January, down 7.1% year on year but up 10.29% month on month, said the com

6 China will crack down on illegal coal mining in 2018, safety watchdog 2018-02-13

China will carry out “special action” in 2018 to crack down on illegal coal mining to ensure safe mine operations and reduce output capacity, the State Administration of Work Safety said in a statemen

7 China Coal Energy Jan polyethylene output climbs 80.6pct on yr 2018-02-14

China Coal Energy Co., Ltd, the listed arm of China National Coal Group, produced 56,000 tonnes of polyethylene in January, soaring 80.6% year on year, said the company in a statement on February 12

8 Wind energy installations continue to grow, WWEA 2018-02-13

The overall capacity of all wind turbines installed worldwide by the end of 2017 reached 539.291 GW, preliminary showed statistics from World Wind Energy Association (WWEA). A WWEA report

9 China to achieve grid parity for solar in 2023 2018-02-14

Over the last two years renewables have seen nothing but new record highs, as an energy transformation has taken hold around the world, raising the question of how quickly renewables can finally overt

10 Valin Steel swings to sharp profit in 2017; NISCO gains nine-fold margin 2018-02-13

Shenzhen-listed steelmaker Hunan Valin Steel Co., Ltd. made a large profit of 4.12 billion yuan attributable to shareholders in 2017, compared with a loss of 1.055 billion yuan a year ago, showed data

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1 Chinese traders sidelined following QHD port's coal price cap 2018-02-06

Chinese traders engaged in spot thermal coal transactions were generally in a wait-and-see stance after the Qinhuangdao capped price at 750 yuan/t FOB for 5,500 Kcal/kg NAR coal traded at the port.

2 Supply pinch backs China import thermal coal price 2018-02-05

China buyers saw import price for thermal coal hovering high as supply tension continued to prevent them from getting the power generation material at ideal levels. "There are many inquir

3 China coking coal prices remain stable; mines into holidays 2018-02-06

Coking coal market was generally stable at China's main producing areas, with end users slowing buys but miners gradually halting production. In Shanxi province, miners preliminarily planned to com

4 Thermal coal prices edge down at N China ports after govt's price ceiling 2018-02-11

After Chinese government setting a price ceiling of 750 yuan/t FOB for the 5,500 Kcal/kg NAR thermal coal at northern ports from February 5, traders waited for few days and finally began stepping up c

5 China's thermal coal supply will be guaranteed during Lunar New Year, NDRC 2018-02-12

Thermal coal supply for electricity generation purpose will be guaranteed and power consumption won't be affected during the Lunar New Year holiday, China's top economic planner the National Develo

6 China coastal coal freight rates down to multi-mth low 2018-02-13

Freight rates for shipping coal from northern China ports to the south suffered a sharper decline from the second half of last month, data showed from industry portal sxcoal.com. Historic

7 China's import coal market shows signs of weakening on muted trades 2018-02-13

China's import thermal coal market showed signs of weakening after stabilizing for one week or so, as few Chinese utilities seek the material abroad after domestic power demand dropped significantly b

8 China's natural gas demand soars to historic high in 2017 2018-02-12

China's natural gas consumption created a record high of 235.2 billion cubic meters (bcm) last year, with an increase of 17% or 34 bcm from a year ago, said the country's largest oil and gas producer

9 China Jan power coal price index up 3.89% on month, NDRC 2018-02-14

China's monthly-issued price index of power coal stood at 549.12 yuan/t in January, up 12.93 yuan/t or 2.41% month on month and 20.58 yuan/t or 3.89% year on year, showed data from the National Develo

10 China sets thermal coal ceiling price at N ports to ease coal-power conflict 2018-02-07

The Chinese government recently required coal miners, traders and power plants not to sell or buy the 5,500 Kcal/kg NAR thermal cargoes at above 750 yuan/t FOB northern ports effective February 5, in