Articles Tagged "China"

Coal to Fare Better in 2014

The Wall Street Journal reported that although 2013 was a tough year for coal, factors such as "booming" production from Wyoming's open-pit mines and demand from emerging economies like India and China will make for better prospects in 2014.

Deaths at Chinese Coal Mines Down 24 Percent in 2013

Mineweb reported that in 2013, deaths at Chinese coal mines fell by 24 percent, to 1,049 dead or missing. Late last year, the nation's State Administration of Work Safety said that it plans to make coal mines safer moving forward.

Solar Power Market Entices Chinese Coal Miner

Yingli Green Energy Holding Company Ltd. (NYSE:YGE) announced that its subsidiary, Yingli Energy (China) Company Ltd. has entered an agreement to set up a joint venture with Shuozhou Coal Power Company Ltd., a subsidiary of Datong Coal Mine Group Company Ltd., China's third-biggest state-owned coal miner.