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Coal-Fired Electricity Generation in the United States and Future Outlook
On 09/21/2017 by Christopher Van Atten (MJB&A)

The authors offer insight into recent US coal plant retirements and suggest that other generators, such as natural gas and nuclear, have also been facing similar economic pressures, suggesting that the causes are by no means unique to the coal fleet.

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A low emissions coal future for the Latrobe Valley
A low emissions coal future for the Latrobe Valley
On 09/15/2017 by Ian Nethercote, Mary Aldred...

The closure of Hazelwood coal fired Power station (Australia) in March this year has fo...

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The Contribution of the Coal Fleet to America’s Electricity Grid
The Contribution of the Coal Fleet to America’s Electricity Grid
On 09/11/2017 by PA Consulting

This report highlights three ways in which the United States’ existing coal fleet benef...

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Dry cargo barge demand
Dry cargo barge demand
On 09/11/2017 by Bob Blocker (ACBL)

Demand trending down, particularly for dry commodities. Ton miles showing some improvem...

Featured Event11/21/2017 - 11/22/2017

Coal Market and Trading Programme

This intensive and interactive course focuses on how the international coal markets are developing. The course identifies the price risks involved and the use of OTC and exchange traded instruments in managing these risks.

Featured Event09/26/2017

Future Of Coal Based Power Generation in India
Future Of Coal Based Power Generation in India

The Conference aims in gathering Power Developers, EPC Contractors/Suppliers, Government Departments and Agencies, Central/State Regulatory Officers, Coal Miners & Traders, Consultants & Energy Sector Specialists, Financial Institutions/Banks...

Featured Event04/23/2018 - 04/25/2018

Coal Processing Technology Conference & Exhibition
Coal Processing Technology Conference & Exhibition

The coal industry is coming back to Lexington, Kentucky for the 1st biannual Coal Processing Technology (CoalProTec) Conference and Exhibition at the Lexington Conference Center 23-25 April, 2018.

Featured Event10/23/2017 - 10/25/2017

Western Power Summit
Western Power Summit

Exclusive to corporate-level executives from power companies of all types, senior policy makers, financial executives, senior consultants and additional stakeholders who are invested in the western power industry.

Featured Event09/27/2017 - 09/29/2017

Coal Canada 2017
Coal Canada 2017

The 2017 CAC Coal Conference will once again be held in beautiful Vancouver, Canada from September 27-29, 2017

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Wood Mackenzie

As a global leader in commercial intelligence for the energy, metals and mining industries, we provide objective analysis and advice on assets, companies and markets, giving clients the insight they need to make better strategic decisions.


International Coal News (ICN)
International Coal News (ICN)

International Coal News (ICN) is the world’s only coal mining specific news source. The daily (Monday to Friday) email bulletin...

Perret Associates
Perret Associates

Perret Associates is a compact team of five people specialized in, market analysis and research, modelling, production of repor...