HONG KONG, Dec 10- Hong Kong shares slipped in weak turnover on Tuesday, as coal producers sank on fears of reduced demand after pollution levels climbed to hazardous levels in the mainland. The Hang Seng Index closed down 0.3 percent at 23,744.2 points, while the China Enterprises Index of the top offshore Chinese listings in Hong Kong shed 0.4 percent.» Read More
"Currently people suggest we can do without coal, but coal makes up 40 percent of America's energy," says Colin Marshall, cloud Peak Energy president and CEO.
HONG KONG, June 26- Hong Kong shares were set to start higher on Wednesday after China's central bank sought to ease fears of a credit crunch, with China Coal Energy Co Ltd seen rising 4.8 percent to be the top percentage gainer among Hang Seng Index components. The Hang Seng Index was set to open up 1.2 percent at 20,090.76.
The White House is now waging a full-fledged war on coal, says CNBC's Larry Kudlow and Sen. Joe Manchin (WV-D).
WASHINGTON, June 25- President Barack Obama will kick-start a global climate agenda on Tuesday with a plan to limit carbon pollution from all U.S. power plants that is sure to face opposition from the coal industry, many business groups and Republican lawmakers.
June 25- Canada's Enbridge Inc has returned a major section of the 540- km Athabasca oil pipeline to service, after a spill on a smaller line disrupted the flow of oil sands crude and forced Suncor Energy to shut in output in Alberta.
WASHINGTON, June 25- President Barack Obama will attempt to kick-start a global climate agenda on Tuesday with proposals including a plan to limit carbon emissions from existing U.S. power plants that is sure to face opposition from the coal industry, many business groups and Republican lawmakers.
June 24- Major oil Canadian pipelines that move almost 1 million barrels per day of Alberta oil sands crude, much of it bound for the United States, remained shut on Monday after a spill on a smaller line was discovered on the weekend, a spokesman for operator Enbridge Inc said.
LONDON, June 20- Glencore Xstrata boss Ivan Glasenberg, a former coal trader who has been at the helm for over a decade, is known for his pre-dawn runs, cut-throat competitiveness and a gruelling travel schedule that shows no signs of slowing.
Mad Money host Jim Cramer shares his final thoughts of the day.
LONDON, June 17- Even without a relaxation of the ban on U.S. crude oil exports, the ripples of the shale revolution have already reached Asia. More than half of Saudi Arabia's crude exports head to refineries in China and the rest of Asia.
June 14- Oil production in North Dakota, home to much of the Bakken shale formation, will surge during the summer months and could exceed the state's forecast of 850,000 barrels per day by the end of the year, state regulators said on Friday.
China led a rise in global carbon dioxide emissions to a record high in 2012, casting doubt over the chances of limiting global warming to an acceptable level.
Growth in energy demand from developing nations will soon surpass the total energy consumed by the world in 1970. Is the world prepared to meet the energy needs of rising nations?
If the U.S. disappeared tomorrow, with global warming emissions dropping to zero, annual global emissions would be back to their current level in four years, courtesy of China.
Fast Money traders Pete Najarian and Mike Murphy debate whether Netflix has room to run at its current price. And, Michael Dudas, Sterne Agee, provides his top three commodity plays in gold, silver and coal.
Famed distressed asset investor Wilbur Ross of WL Ross & Co. shares his economic outlook, and discusses where coal might be headed.
The Fast Money traders weigh in on how to play the coal space, and share their trade on some of today's top movers in the market.
China's plans to unlock what could be the world's biggest shale gas reserves risk running further off track after 16 firms recently awarded exploration rights lacked one core skill - not one has drilled a gas well before.
Jiong Shao, Chief China Strategist at Macquarie discusses what reforms he thinks are most important for China and what investors should do with their money at this time.
Gareth Penny, executive chairman of New World Resources, tells CNBC that they have seen coal prices reduce by thirty percent over the course of 2012 which has resulted in a loss for the business.