The July issue of World Coal includes a special section looking at the coal-fired power industry, with technical articles and regional reports looking at how this sector is coping with the changes to coal demand experienced around the world, particularly in the US. Kevin S. Crutchfield of Alpha Natural Resources also offers his perspective on the future of the US coal sector in his industry view comment. This month features a regional report on southern Africa. World Coal correspondent Barry Baxter considers the obstacles to South Africa’s fledging coal export industry, while Beacon Hill Resources plc describe the potential of its neighbour, Mozambique. The lead feature is on coal preparation, with excellent articles on protective coatings, screen media and asset optimisation.
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