December 10, 2013
Chinese Coal Use to Hit 4.8 Billion Metric Tons Annually by 2020
By John C.K. Daly
November 21, 2013
How US Companies Benefit From China’s Coal Addiction
China’s reliance on coal has serious environmental consequences, but is keeping U.S. companies in business.
November 18, 2013
China’s Energy Rebalancing: A New Gazpolitik?
China’s energy rebalancing may be as important and difficult as its economic equivalent.
October 18, 2013
The Cost of Asia’s Energy Boom
Rising energy demand throughout the region will require some massive new investments.
May 04, 2013
RIP King Coal?
A slump in prices has seen a spate of mine closures and job cuts. Can coal bounce back?
January 16, 2013
Black Cloud Over Beijing
Beijing’s typically polluted skies reached new heights over the weekend. Could this be a catalyst for change?
December 08, 2012
Mongolia's Economic Challenge
Mongolia hopes to leverage widespread international interest in its Tavan Tolgoi coal mine to diversify its economy.
November 14, 2012
'Blowing in the Wind?': China's Energy Future
Despite persistent challenges, a new Greenpeace report finds wind power might have a bright future in China.
October 23, 2012
Don't Write the Obituary Just Yet: 'King Coal' Still Reigns
Despite its ‘dirty’ image and talk of renewables, coal still accounts for 40 percent of global electricity needs.
September 17, 2012
Fossil Fuels Bolstered by Japan's Nuclear Cuts
“…fossil fuels suddenly look a lot more promising in the land that produced a treaty designed to curb them.”
July 31, 2012
India Hit With Major Blackout
650 million people across 20 different states are without power.
May 29, 2012
China's Multifaceted Coal Problem
China’s heavy reliance on coal isn’t only about climate change. Coal ash and polluted water are also a problem.