[TOKYO] Nippon Life Insurance Co will no longer extend loans for, or invest in, coal-fired power plants due to environmental concerns, an official at Japan's biggest life insurer said, in the...

AT least three US coal shipments on their way to China may end up casualties of the escalating trade dispute after Beijing said it would impose steep tariffs that may kick in before the ships reach...

COAL will be increasingly squeezed out of the power generation market over the next three decades as the cost of renewables plunges and technology improves the flexibility of grids globally.

[BARILOCHE, Argentina] The United States split from other Group of 20 member countries on Friday over the future of the coal industry and the 2015 Paris climate accord, though all of them agreed to...

NEWS ANALYSIS

WHEN President Donald Trump came into office, he vowed to revive the United States' coal mining industry by rolling back Obama-era environmental regulations. ...

ASX-listed Yancoal Australia is planning a dual primary listing in Hong Kong this year which could raise about US$600m-US$800m, according to people familiar with the situation..

[WASHINGTON] The US Supreme Court said Monday it will examine a complaint by Indian villagers who say they are suffering from pollution caused by a coal power plant funded by a US-based institution.

HOCK LOCK SIEW

AS Singapore designates 2018 to be the Year of Climate Action, there has been much talk about how the country can play a role in leading the fight against climate change. The government has received...

CHINA Shenhua Energy Co, the country's biggest coal miner, said profit jumped to the highest level since 2012 as robust demand and government efforts to rein in overcapacity helped bolster...

FULL-YEAR net profit for Golden Energy and Resources rose 186.1 per cent to US$62.95 million as revenue almost doubled on robust sales from the group's coal mining and trading divisions...