China’s hydropower growth outstrips thermal power in July

China's hydropower generation posted a faster year-on-year growth than thermal power in July thanks to plentiful rainfalls in the month, official figures showed, though...

Germany: Hard coal imports fall sharply

Seaborne hard coal trade and global coal production increased in 2017 - German coal imports decline sharply Only energy sector reduces German greenhouse...

Thermal Coal Remains King

Hydropower production in China has now contracted on a year-on-year basis during each of the last two months due to lower than normal rainfall....
coal in the middle east

Is the Middle East the new home for Coal?

The energy landscape of the Middle East has undergone a significant transformation in recent years and whilst the transition has uncertain outcomes, one beneficiary...

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The Next Frontier: Australian Mining Policy Priorities

Export revenue forecasts that highlight the continued importance of Australia’s mineral and energy commodity exports. The report confirms that export revenue from iron ore,...

Germany and Lignite

Lignite mining areas and areas where coal-fired power stations are located face the challenge of safeguarding existing value chains and developing new ones, but...

Boom and Bust: The Global Coal Plant Pipeline

For the third year in a row, most leading indicators of coal power capacity growth declined in 2018. However, state-owned financial agencies in China, Japan, and...