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2.7 bln T coal resources found in Henan

2017-11-15 08:34:00 Resource sxcoal.com

Central China's Henan province has found over 2.7 billion tonnes of coal resources along with 70 billion cubic meters coalbed methane...

Coal demand in India keeps 11,500 MW of thermal generation capacity idle

2017-11-10 13:56:00 Resource,  International economictimes.com

A little over 11,500 MW of thermal generation capacities from 36 power units at 27 stations are idling due to want of coal. These pla...

EIA: coal, oil to lead energy demand-growth in Southeast Asia to 2040

2017-10-24 15:48:00 Viewpoint,  Resource,  International investing.com

Energy demand in Southeast Asia is expected to climb nearly 60% by 2040 from now, with coal and oil leading growth in the region's po...

Yunnan daily power supply hits new high of 579 GWh

2017-10-16 16:14:00 Policy,  Resource,  Hydropower sxcoal.com

Yunnan Power Grid saw its daily outbound power transmission hit a new high of 579 GWh recently, with generation capacity at 26.2 GW...

CIL steps ups efforts to meet power plants' coal demand

2017-10-11 17:26:00 Policy,  Resource,  International sxcoal.com

In order to address the power sector's complaints of coal shortage, state-owned behemoth Coal India (CIL) is stepping up its efforts ...

Coal India looking to buy metal mines abroad

2017-09-30 10:12:00 Company,  Resource,  International reuters.com

Coal India Ltd, the world's largest coal miner, has held internal talks to discuss buying metal mines abroad amid faltering revenues ...

ASEAN calls for energy investment

2017-09-29 15:39:00 General,  Resource,  International xinhuanet.com

The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) on September 27 called on investors to help fund the energy projects to boost powe...

EIA: Chinese coal use will plateau as renewables gain

2017-09-28 16:44:00 Viewpoint,  Resource sxcoal.com

Chinese coal-fired electricity generation is expected to flatten through 2040 as renewables fill the gap caused by increased energy d...

China exploitable shale gas deposits down 6pct in 2016

2017-09-27 08:48:00 Resource sxcoal.com

Exploitable shale gas deposits in China dropped by 6% in 2016, as no shale gas deposits were found last year, said the Ministry of ...

Jiangsu Jan-Aug raw coal output down 8.6% YoY

2017-09-26 17:55:00 Resource sxcoal.com

Eastern China's Jiangsu province produced 1.1 million tonnes of raw coal in August, rising 5.41% year on year, showed data from the ...

Australia gas supply shortfall to hit in 2018

2017-09-26 17:30:00 Viewpoint,  Resource,  International sxcoal.com

Being one of the world's biggest liquefied natural gas (LNG) producers, Australia is likely to face a major domestic gas supply short...

Glencore industrial dispute putting pressure on NSW coal supplies

2017-09-21 17:55:00 Company,  Resource,  International afr.com

Protracted industrial action at 10 of Glencore's NSW coal mines and a congested rail network are contributing to supply issues in Aus...

Rio Tinto raises coal reserve estimate for Australia mine

2017-09-07 15:41:00 Viewpoint,  Resource,  International sxcoal.com

Global miner Rio Tinto has increased its estimate of coal reserves by 50% at the Kestrel mine in the Australian state of Queensland, ...

Inner Mongolia discovered coal resources at 1.02 trln T by end-2016

2017-09-01 08:51:00 Resource sxcoal.com

Coal resources discovered in northern China's Inner Mongolia reached 1.02 trillion tonnes by the end of 2016, ranking first in China,...

China tops the world in hydro, wind and solar power installations

2017-08-28 13:29:00 Resource,  Hydropower,  Wind,  Solar sxcoal.com

With rapid growth of renewable energy in the recent years, China has ranked worldwide top in installed capacity of hydro, wind and ...

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1 Sichuan clean power outbound transmission breaks 100 TWh via 3 UHV DC lines 2017-11-22

Southwestern China's Sichuan province has transmitted 100.06 TWh of clean power to East China's grid by November 16 through three ultra-high voltage DC lines, said State Grid Sichuan Electric Power Co

2 Henan raw coal output up 0.59% on yr in Jan-Oct 2017-11-22

China's Henan province extracted 88.31 million tonnes of raw coal in the first ten months, up 0.59% from a year ago, showed data from Henan Administration of Coal Mine Safety. Large state

3 Sparse supply props up mid-CV coals in China 2017-11-21

Prices of 5,000 Kcal/kg NAR coal edged higher at northern China ports backed by a lack of supply, enhancing market sentiment to some extent. With per Kcal/kg price lower than 5,500 Kcal/k

4 China Bohai-rim ports Jan-Oct coal handlings up 17% YoY 2017-11-21

China's Bohai-rim ports shipped out a total 552 million tonnes of coal during the first ten months, rising about 17% from a year ago, data showed, indicating a pickup of demand for the fossil fuel fro

5 China QHD port coal stock rebounds to 7 Mt after Daqin maintenance 2017-11-21

A surge of inflows has pushed coal stocks up to above 7 million tonnes at Qinhuangdao port, the barometer for China's domestic coal market, following the end of a 23-day maintenance to coal-dedicated

6 Chinese SOEs total earnings up 24.6% YoY in Jan-Oct 2017-11-21

Profit of China's state-owned enterprises totaled 2.39 trillion yuan ($360.2 billion) in the first ten months, up 24.6% from a year ago, showed data from the Ministry of Finance. Enterpri

7 Weekly China met. coke market analysis and forecast 2017-11-21

The downside has been cushioned in China's met. coke market during the past week, with some producers in Shanxi and Henan increased their offers by 50-100 yuan/t. The near-term market however remain

8 China's coal miners to keep contract prices for next year stable, sources 2017-11-21

China's biggest coal producers China Energy Investment Group and China National Coal Group (China Coal) will keep their 2018 coal contract prices at the same level as 2017, Reuters reported, citing tw

9 Weekly China thermal coal market analysis and forecast 2017-11-21

Thermal coal prices further dropped in China's production regions amid high stocks, but tended to stabilize at northern ports in the wake of recovering utility demand amid winter chills.

10 Downward trend slows in China's coking coal market 2017-11-20

China's coking coal market saw slowed downward trend last week as coke producers eased their price-beating activities of coking coal prices amid restocking demand. Coking coal output decr

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1 Beijing to replace coal with natural gas in heating this winter 2017-11-15

China's capital city of Beijing will replace coal with natural gas in heating in six urban districts this winter, with the last of four heating and power centers expected soon to go into operation, me

2 China NDRC to deepen pricing reforms in monopoly sectors 2017-11-13

The National Development and Reform Commission, China's top economic planner, will further deepen the pricing reform in monopoly industries, such as electric power, natural gas and railroads, as part

3 China coal glut threatens to create $90bn in 'stranded assets' 2017-11-14

China's rapid transition to renewable energy will lead to a surfeit of coal-fired power plants, leaving authorities struggling to dispose of coal infrastructure worth billions of dollars.

4 China renewable power generation will match coal by 2040, IEA 2017-11-15

By 2040, renewables will account for 40% of total power generation in China by 2020, while coal, which contributes about 67% of generation now, will fall to 40% over that period, predicted the Interna

5 China Oct power consumption up 5.0pct on yr, NEA 2017-11-15

China consumed 531.0 TWh of electricity in October, increasing 5.0% from the previous year but sliding 0.13% from September, showed data from the National Energy Administration (NEA) on November 14.

6 Hebei to cut 26 Mtpa coal and 20 Mtpa steel capacity in 2018-2020 2017-11-13

China's major energy base Hebei plans to slash its coal production capacity by about 26 million tonnes to 70 million tonnes between 2018 and 2020, the provincial government said on its Twitter-like We

7 One killed, nine trapped over 48 hours in coal mine collapse in Liaoning 2017-11-14

One miner killed and another nine were trapped underground over 48 hours after part of a coal mine in northeastern China's Liaoning province collapsed on 2: 30 a.m. November 11, National Business Dail

8 Indonesia's Nov HBA thermal coal price up 12% YoY to $94.80/t 2017-11-17

Indonesia's Ministry of Energy and Mineral Resources set its November thermal coal reference price, also known as Harga Batubara Acuan or HBA, at $94.80/t, up 11.67% year on year and 0.9% from October

9 China vows to stop renewable energy curtailment by 2020 2017-11-14

China will strive to reduce renewable power idling to a minimum by 2020, the country's National Energy Administration (NEA) said on November 13. Power from wind, solar and hydro plants is

10 China natural gas demand to see huge growth this year 2017-11-15

China's natural gas consumption will increase this year on the back of continued policy backing from Beijing, as part of a broader clean-energy drive to replace coal with natural gas and other efforts

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1 Is China's spot coal market rising up again? 2017-11-09

Coal prices rose silently last weekend in Yulin, Shaanxi province. On November 4, premium mixed coal prices were adjusted up by 10 yuan/t at Hanglaiwan mine; Shenshupan mine's slack coal prices also r

2 China coking coal market remains tepid on waning demand 2017-11-07

China's coking coal market remained tepid recently amid weakened demand from coking and steel industries, which were both ordered to cut production in a bid to improve air quality in the typical high-

3 China coal market supply loosen and prices stabilize, NDRC official 2017-11-17

Prices of thermal coal are stabilizing toward a more reasonable level, as supply has loosened up since October, thanks to various measures taken by the government and efforts made by relevant parties,

4 Washed coking coal prices fall further across China 2017-11-08

Chinese domestic offer prices of washed coking coal have fallen in all production regions of the country after Shandong and Hebei reduced their prices this week. The price adjustment is d

5 Chinese coke producers bearish on near-term market amid worsened demand 2017-11-08

Chinese coke producers were depressed about the near-term market as steel mills were expected to buy less material when large-scale production restriction policy is to cover most northern steelmaking

6 Weekly China PCI coal market analysis and forecast 2017-11-13

The Chinese PCI coal market showed downward trend during the past week following similiar situation over one week ago. Key mines at Changzhi, Shanxi province lowered PCI prices by 70-100 yuan/t, af

7 China's NDRC maps out pricings for 2018 coal term contracts 2017-11-17

China's National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) recently made clear of three pricing mechanisms for mid- and long-term contracts of power coal, in a bid to ensure supply and stabilize prices

8 China's supply-side structural reform, macroeconomic situation and forecast 2017-11-17

Macroeconomic situation under the context of supply side structural reform went rather well in China, Niu Li, director of Research Office at State Information Center, said during the 5th Global Ther

9 Price cuts extend in China's key coal production regions 2017-11-17

Under massive pressure Chinese miners reduced thermal coal prices in "the Three West Regions" including Shanxi, Shaanxi and Inner Mongolia, as utility buying interest saw little improvement.

10 China six coastal power cos' coal stocks remain high 2017-11-17

Combined coal stocks held by China's six leading power generators in southern and eastern coastal areas have been above 12 million tonnes for over two weeks, indicating measures taken by the govern