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World 07 Jan 2010 | 12:00 AM

Central China power threatened by cold, coal strains

BEIJING (Reuters) - Regions in central and southwest China face increasing power cuts, with some areas rationing electricity after demand jumped in freezing weather that also worsened coal shortfalls, the State Grid Corp of China (SGCC) said on Thursday.

World 06 Jan 2010 | 12:00 AM

Cold snap spurs power rationing in China

BEIJING (Reuters) - Cities across eastern and central China are rationing power for industry and urging residents to limit gas use after a wave of icy weather sent energy demand soaring while straining supplies of coal that were already tight.

World 16 Jun 2009 | 12:00 AM

Indonesia coal mine explosion traps 30 - official

JAKARTA (Reuters) - An explosion at a coal mine in Indonesia's Sumatra island has killed one person and rescuers were trying to reach at least 30 miners feared trapped underground, an official said on Tuesday.

World 24 Dec 2008 | 12:00 AM

Ancient water source vital for Australia

SYDNEY (Reuters) - An ancient underground water basin the size of Libya holds the key to Australia avoiding a water crisis as climate change bites the drought-hit nation.

World 24 Dec 2008 | 12:00 AM

Ancient water source vital for Australia

SYDNEY (Reuters) - An ancient underground water basin the size of Libya holds the key to Australia avoiding a water crisis as climate change bites the drought-hit nation.

Business 28 Nov 2008 | 12:00 AM

Dry bulk rates to rise as China restocks iron ore

Dry bulk rates are likely to recover when China replenishes its dwindling iron-ore inventory and demand for thermal coal starts to pick up.

Business 17 Jul 2008 | 12:00 AM

Adaro jumps 60% in Indonesia’s biggest IPO

Shares in PT Adaro Energy Tbk leapt as much as 60% in their market debut after the Indonesian coal firm priced the issue lower than expected and raised US$1.3 billion in the country's largest ever initial public offering.

Business 20 Jun 2008 | 12:00 AM

Aussie resource boom to last

Australia's resource boom is set to last for some time as voracious demand from China and India keeps prices high even as past investment sharply boosts output from the country's mines, a report said yesterday.

Business 12 Apr 2008 | 12:00 AM

China Coal studying investments in Australia, Indonesia

China Coal Energy, the country's No. 2 coal producer, is exploring investments in Australia and Indonesia while it doubles spending to ramp up production and feed the world's largest coal market.

Business 09 Apr 2008 | 12:00 AM

China’s Shenhua Energy eyes US$125 a tonne for coal sales

China Shenhua Energy, the world's biggest coal producer by market value, said yesterday it plans to base its 2008 export prices against the US$125 a tonne set by Australia's Xstrata.