National Ports, in partnership with thyssenkrupp, has developed a self-unloading super shallow draft bulk carrier that could transform transhipping in shallow water ports.
Coal news updates
Dynegy Inc. enters an agreement with Commercial Development Company Inc. (CDC) to sell the 307 acre site of the retired Brayton Point power plant in Somerset, Massachusetts, US.
Oracle Power signs a Memorandum of Understanding with Sichuan Provincial Investment Group Co. Ltd and PowerChina International Group Ltd for its Thar project, in Pakistan.
Tlou Energy secures new Botswana-based cornerstone investor, subject to listing on the Botswana Stock Exchange.
The WCA releases a statement about the recent UK-Canada coal phase out alliance and combating climate change.
The EIA projects that growth in global carbon dioxide emissions from energy-related sources will slow despite increasing energy consumption.
Oldendorff Carrier’s Babycape ‘Richard Oldendorff’ arrives at the Go Gia buoys in South Vietnam with the largest ever bulk cargo to be discharged in Vietnam.
Kibo Mining has agreed to updated the Mbeya coal to power project MoU to fast-track development and implementation of the power purchase agreement.
Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems commences construction work for the Cirebon coal-fired power plant expansion project in Indonesia.
The World Coal Association welcomes the International Energy Agency’s recent report that projects the continued global importance of coal 20 years into the future.
More coal news updates
Recent figures released by Coal Services show an increase in New South Wales coal mining jobs.
Bounty Mining acquires Cook Colliery and Minyango project from Caledon Coal Pty Ltd and Blackwater Coal Pty Ltd.
Peabody advocates use of carbon capture and storage and clean coal technologies to meet global goals concerning low-carbon energy sources.
Coal of Africa Ltd completes sale process of its Mooiplaats shares to Mooiplaats Coal Holdings
Laneway Resources acquires the other 50% interest in the Ashford coking coal project, giving them 100% ownership interest in the Australian coal resource.
West Cumbria Mining successfully completes initial underground investigations and drift inspection works at Sandwith Anhydrite mine.
Sunrise Coal LLC signs a sidetrack agreement with Norfolk and Southern Railway to construct truck-to-rail coal loading facility.
Ncondezi Energy Ltd signs non-binding offer with China Machinery Engineering Corp. and Electric South Africa Ltd regarding the development of the Ncondzei coal-fired power plant in Mozambique.
In August 2017, coal stockpiles at electric power plants were 144 million short t, the lowest monthly level since late 2014, according to the EIA’s Electric Power Monthly.
Air Products signs a cooperation agreement with Yankuang Group to build a US$3.5 billion coal-to-syngas production facility in Yulin City, China.
According to a new report, the Australian economy could see approximately AUS$7 billion in additional economic activity if the New Acland Stage 3 project receives approval.
Petra Nova, a joint venture between NRG Energy Inc. and JX Nippon, wraps up a successful first year of operations.
The IEA holds global summit on carbon capture with key energy ministers, government officials and chief executives of major energy companies.
Thiess signs a AUS$300 million contract with Kaltim Prima Coal to expand operations at Sangatta coal mine in East Kalimantan, Indonesia.