The world's largest privately owned coal producer can't service a recent debt-fueled expansion into Australia.
Peabody Energy, the world's largest privately owned coal producer, filed for U.S. bankruptcy protection on Wednesday.
Weaker-than-expected demand has hit the once-buoyant liquefied natural gas (LNG) market, but the slump is attracting new customers.
CNBC's Jim Cramer weighs in on the undercurrent of commodity prices, and potential bidders for Yahoo.
After a deadly mine explosion in 2010, Former Massey Energy CEO Don Blankenship has been sentenced to the maximum twelve months in prison and a $250,000 fine, reports CNBC's Sue Herera.
The commodities giant aims to raise as much as $1.1-billion by selling the Hunter Valley rail business.
The Switzerland-based commodities producer and trader hopes to fetch as much as $1.1 billion for its GRail business.
CNBC's Morgan Brennan reports coal producer Peabody Energy could file for bankruptcy, and the "Fast Money Halftime Report" traders look at the future for other companies in the energy space.
Chinese coal miners have taken to the streets in a city near the Siberian border to protest against unpaid wages, the FT reports.
The Motley Fool Singapore's David Kuo says China has to firmly decide on whether it wants to be a market-led economy or command-led communist country.
Can Chinese authorities manage the industrial and manufacturing slowdown while maintaining social stability? CNBC's Eunice Yoon has more on the coal miners protest.
The country aims to tackle industrial overcapacity and curb pollution.
Sanford Bernstein's David Vernon talks about what's driving railroad stocks and coal concerns.
The country works to reduce industrial overcapacity and curb pollution.
Less than a year ago major shale firms were saying they needed oil above $60 a barrel to produce more; now some say they will settle for far less.
No matter who gets appointed to the Supreme Court, there is only one fate for the U.S. coal industry, according to labor and economic data.
Moody's Investors Service downgrades Noble Group to Ba3.
Insight to what's going on in the Baltic Exchange Dry Index, and the state of shipping in the U.S., with Robert Perri, AXIA Capital Markets.
Union Pacific CEO Lance Fritz talks about his company's earnings miss which he attributes in part to what he calls an "energy recession."
CNBC's Eurnice Yoon reports uncertainty in China's coal industry could have ripple effects throughout the Chinese economy as the country pledges to reduce pollution.