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Oil and Gas Coal and Consumable Fuels

  • SYCAMORE, Pa.— Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt told dozens of Pennsylvania coal miners Thursday that the "regulatory assault" on their industry is over, and that the environment can be protected without hurting business. It's run by CNX Coal Resources. As Oklahoma's attorney general, Pruitt sued the EPA more than a dozen times to...

  • *Whitehaven says coking coal prices to stay high for months. SYDNEY, April 13- Australia's Whitehaven Coal Ltd said on Thursday that coking coal prices would remain high for months as supply disruptions since Cyclone Debbie damaged train lines and interrupted exports reverberate through markets. However, with the busiest Goonyella line further north closed...

  • BEIJING, April 12- China's embattled power companies may receive a long-sought reprieve from rising coal prices after the country's state planner ordered miners to increase the share of supplies sold through lower-priced long-term contracts. Prices are surging on falling domestic supply as China's government clamped down on illegal mining and required...

  • BEIJING, April 12- China's embattled power companies may receive a long-sought reprieve from rising coal prices after the country's state planner ordered miners to increase the share of supplies sold through lower-priced long-term contracts. Prices are surging on falling domestic supply as China's government clamped down on illegal mining and required...

  • SHANGHAI, April 12- China stocks slid on Wednesday, as softer producer inflation data raised questions on the sustainability of the country's economic recovery and some shares that had rallied on plans for a new economic zone lost steam. China's producer price inflation cooled for the first time in seven months in March as iron ore and coal prices tumbled,...

  • BEIJING, April 12- China's producer price inflation cooled for the first time in seven months in March as iron ore and coal prices tumbled, pressured by fears that Chinese steel production is outweighing demand and threatening a glut of the metal later this year. A renaissance in China's steel industry has been a major driver of the world's second-largest...

  • BEIJING, April 12- China's producer price inflation cooled for the first time in seven months in March as iron ore and coal prices tumbled, pressured by fears that Chinese steel production is outweighing demand and threatening a glut of the metal later this year. A renaissance in China's steel industry has been a major driver of the world's second-largest...

  • BEIJING, April 12- China's producer price inflation cooled for the first time in seven months in March as iron ore and coal prices tumbled, pressured by fears that Chinese steel production is outweighing demand and threatening a glut of the metal later this year. A renaissance in China's steel industry has been a major driver of the world's second-largest...

  • BEIJING, April 12- China's producer price inflation cooled for the first time in seven months in March as iron ore and coal prices tumbled, pressured by fears that domestic demand is not strong enough to absorb surging supplies of steel. The producer price index rose 7.6 percent from a year earlier, in line with economists' expectations for a moderation from the...

  • NEW DELHI, April 11- India's top court ruled on Tuesday that Adani Power Ltd cannot charge its customers more to cover a surge in the cost of imported coal, overturning a decision by a power regulator in December. Both Adani Power and competitor Tata Power- which was also party to the ruling although it was not mentioned directly in it- struck long-term deals in the...

  • NEW DELHI, April 11- India's top court ruled on Tuesday that Adani Power Ltd cannot charge its customers more to cover a surge in the cost of imported coal, overturning a decision by a power regulator in December. Both Adani Power and competitor Tata Power- which was also party to the ruling although it was not mentioned directly in it- struck long-term deals in the...

  • BOSTON, April 11- Crude oil edged back from a five-week high on Tuesday as rising U.S. shale oil production weighed against support from tensions in the Middle East and production cuts in OPEC and other states. Brent crude, the international benchmark for oil, was down 33 cents from its previous close at $55.55 per barrel at 11:38 a.m. EDT. West Texas Intermediate...

  • LONDON, April 11- Crude oil edged back from a five-week high on Tuesday, as rising U.S. shale oil production weighed against support from tensions in the Middle East and production cuts in OPEC and other states. Brent crude, the international benchmark for oil, was down 45 cents from its previous close at $55.53 per barrel at 1425 GMT. "Geopolitical tensions are bad...

  • LONDON, April 11- Crude oil edged back from a five-week high on Tuesday, as rising U.S. shale oil production weighed against support from tensions in the Middle East and production cuts in OPEC and other states. Brent crude, the international benchmark for oil, was down 8 cents from its previous close at $55.90 per barrel at 1225 GMT. West Texas Intermediate fell by 9...

  • LONDON, April 11- Crude oil edged back from a five-week high on Tuesday, as rising U.S. shale oil production weighed against support from tensions in the Middle East and production cuts in OPEC and other states. Brent crude, the international benchmark for oil, was down 10 cents from its previous close at $55.88 per barrel at 1051 GMT. West Texas Intermediate fell by...

  • April 11- Hong Kong stocks closed at a four-week low on Tuesday geopolitical tensions involving North Korea and the Middle East hurt risk appetites. The benchmark Hang Seng index dropped 0.7 percent at the close, to 24,088.46, while the Hong Kong China Enterprises Index lost 0.9 percent, to 10,165.98. Coal prices slumped nearly 4.8 percent on Tuesday, weighing on...

  • SINGAPORE, April 11- Crude oil eased from a five-week high on Tuesday as rising U.S. shale oil production offset concerns over geopolitical tensions in the Middle East and output cuts being made to support prices. The international benchmark for oil prices, Brent crude futures, were down 20 cents, or 0.36 percent, from its previous close at $55.78 per barrel at 0702...

  • SINGAPORE, April 11- Crude oil eased from a five-week high on Tuesday as rising U.S. shale oil production offset concerns over geopolitical tensions in the Middle East and output cuts being made to support prices. The international benchmark for oil prices, Brent crude futures, were down 4 cents, or 0.1 percent, from its previous close at $55.94 per barrel at 0510...

  • LAUNCESTON, Australia, April 10- One of the big hopes for a revival of the U.S. coal industry since the election of President Donald Trump is increasing exports. The short-term boost to U.S. coal exports is virtually all down to Cyclone Debbie, a category four storm that closed mines and damaged infrastructure in eastern Australia's Queensland and New South Wales...

  • *Goldman Sachs sees large oil surplus in two years. LONDON, April 10- The shale oil boom has transformed the U.S. and global energy sector to such an extent that it has upended traditional supply dynamics and made forecasts far more polarized. Yet Goldman Sachs, the only bank to make more than $1 billion a year from commodities trading, believes a looming recovery in...