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Energy / Coal

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Coal Isn’t Dead Yet

Aug 28, 2015 at 16:32 | Jude Clemente

The news for the global coal industry has been painful of late. Coal prices have dramatically decreased nearly everywhere in the world amid considerable oversupply, inexpensive…

Coal Mine Once Valued At $630 Million Sells For $1

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Aug 03, 2015 at 16:03 | ZeroHedge

 The following photos are from Australia's Isaac Plains coking-coal mine.

Battered Coal Industry Still Boasts A Few Good Opportunities

Battered Coal Industry Still Boasts A Few Good Opportunities

Jul 29, 2015 at 13:49 | Michael McDonald

For all the talk about oil, natural gas, and renewable energy, one energy commodity gets very little press; coal. Yet coal is still one of the…

China Doubles Down On Dirty Fuel

China Doubles Down On Dirty Fuel

Jul 28, 2015 at 15:23 | Gaurav Agnihotri

China, the worlds’ most populous country, has consistently ranked among the top energy producers and consumers in the world. The Asian giant has relied heavily on…

Good News For Coal Exporters From The Unlikeliest Of Sources

Good News For Coal Exporters From The Unlikeliest Of Sources

Jul 22, 2015 at 09:59 | Dave Forest

The world saw a new number one supplier rise in a key commodity market this week.And the identity will shock most investors.The commodity is coal. Specifically,…

Bankruptcies Starting To Pile Up In Coal Industry

Bankruptcies Starting To Pile Up In Coal Industry

Jul 21, 2015 at 13:09 | James Stafford

The coal industry is in uncharted territory. After decades of strong financial numbers and dominance in the electric power sector, coal producers are starting to fall…

MLPs Under Threat From The IRS

MLPs Under Threat From The IRS

Jul 17, 2015 at 17:07 | Michael McDonald

One of the biggest changes for investors over the next few years is going to come from the IRS. And it’s a potential bombshell that is…

Noose Tightening On Coal Industry

Noose Tightening On Coal Industry

Jul 09, 2015 at 11:40 | Charles Kennedy

The fortunes of U.S. coal companies continue to fade. The ongoing switch to natural gas and renewable energy continues to damage coal miners. Coal plants are shuttering amid weak demand,…

Peabody Energy (BTU): Time To Pick Up The Knife

Peabody Energy (BTU): Time To Pick Up The Knife

Jun 16, 2015 at 17:16 | Martin Tillier

There is an old cliché often cited by traders that attempting to catch a falling knife is an extremely dangerous thing to do, but that doesn’t…

Crunch Time For The US Coal Industry

Crunch Time For The US Coal Industry

Jun 15, 2015 at 11:55 | Soberlook.com

Coal prices in the US are collapsing. The September Appalachian coal futures contract gave up over 2% on Friday as the industry faces unprecedented challenges.

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