Articles Tagged "China"

China to Cap Coal Use in 2020

According to details released by China's State Council on Wednesday, the country's new energy strategy will see coal consumption capped at 4.2 billion tonnes in 2020, the New York Times reported. The strategy follows last week's announcement that China and the United States had signed a deal to cut emissions.

MicroCoal Technologies Up 13 Percent on JV Announcement

MicroCoal Technologies ticked upward on the news that it has partnered with an affiliate of Hong Kong's Jiu Feng Investments in order to help advance its processes in Asian markets. MicroCoal has developed patented clean coal upgrading technology to improve the usability of lower-rank coals.

Chris Berry Sees “Asymmetric Opportunities in the Mining Space”

In a note from the Disruptive Discoveries Journal, Chris Berry recounted a recent trip to an investor conference in Hong Kong. While the analyst saw investors there - and elsewhere - searching for a turn in the markets, he reaffirmed his positivity on the energy metals sector and offered some optimism for investors regarding the resource space in general.