Teck Resources Ltd. has expanded its commercial agreement with Ridley Terminals for shipping coal from Teck’s British Columbia operations. The agreement runs from January 2021 to December 2027, and increases contracted capacity...
Category: Leading Developments
Montana and Wyoming have asked the U.S. Supreme Court to accept their challenge of what they considered Washington’s “unconstitutional and discriminatory” denial of a permit for a proposed export terminal in Longview, according...
American Resources Corp. has reached an agreement to sell certain non-core assets at its Perry County Resources subsidiary. The sale agreement consists of three idled permits associated with one underground mine and one surface...
Indonesian state-owned coal miner PT Bukit Asam is targeting around 30 million metric tons (mt) of coal production for 2020, according to Reuters. That’s a 1.5-million-mt increase over the company’s 2019 production. Bukit Asam...
The group under developer North Central Resources LLC (NCR) wants to ramp up shipments to global markets in 2023, with Japan, South Korea and India currently among the largest U.S. met coal export destinations. The new...
Westmoreland Rosebud Mining announced the finalization of a new, six-year agreement to supply coal to Colstrip Generating Station’s Units 3 and 4 in December. The new agreement aligns with the needs of the regulated ownership...
Battelle won a recent United States Department of Energy (DOE) award for a cost-shared research and development project. The project is to be executed in a parallel program with the Ohio Coal Development Office. Battelle will...
In a joint research study from Sweden, scientists from Chalmers University of Technology and Stockholm University have developed a new material for capturing carbon dioxide. It is sustainable, has a high capture rate, and has...
The Turow lignite coal mine and power plant located near the town of Bogatynia, Poland, which is also located close to the borders of the Czech Republic and Germany, recently announced plans to further expand production at its...
As China’s economy slows to the lowest level in a quarter century — around 6% growth, according to government statistics — policymakers are doubling down on support for coal and other heavy industries. At the same time, the...
On December 18, the United States Senate approved the Bipartisan American Miners Act of 2019, introduced by U.S. Sen. Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY), Sen. Shelley Moore Capito (R-WV) and Sen. Joe Manchin (D-WV), to...
Coal India Ltd. (CIL) has firmed up plans to spend $7.9 billion on 66 coal projects with an annual peak production capacity of 500 million metric tons (mt). The projects are at various stages of implementation and according to a...
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