Global coal production ‘to grow marginally’ in 2020

With the Covid-19 outbreak in China, coal production dropped by 6% in the first two months of 2020

Global coal production forecast to grow to 2022

That’s despite major players pledging to scale down capacity

Glencore pledges to cap global coal production

It has vowed to align the business with the Paris climate targets following pressure from investors

Nuclear energy reduced by 9.2% in 2011

Nuclear energy supply saw a 9.2% reduction last year, according to a new report. The International Energy Agency’s (IEA) report said the decrease was seen in the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) member countries, which includes the UK, US, Australia, Spain and Japan among other countries. The news follows the Fukushima disaster last […]

China’s latest coal mine gets green light

China’s latest coal mine has passed its final safety inspection and is ready to start production. Once in operation the Weishe mine in Guizhou Province could produce 450,000 tons of coal per year. The mine which is operated by Seattle based L&L Energy was completed in February but has had months of safety inspections looking […]