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Eurasia Group: China's shift from coal to gas raised price of blue fuel by 1,000%

China’s shift from coal to gas is a “big overlooked factor” in record high natural gas prices, according to political risk consultancy Eurasia Group. Henning Gloystein, director of energy, climate and resources at Eurasia said millions of households in China were estimated to have moved from coal to natural gas for heating their homes in 2020. The majority of those transitions happened in the last quarter of the year, just before winter arrived, he told CNBC’s “Squawk Box Asia” on Monday

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Mine worker dies in accident in Georgia's Imereti

A mine worker has died in Chiatura, the Imereti region of western Georgia, yesterday evening.  The tragic accident happened at the Darkveti mine at around 10 pm, claiming the life of Gaga Botchorishvili, 26. The …

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Coal mine collapses in Turkey's Mugla

A coal mine collapsed in Turkey’s Mugla province, the Turkish media reported. According to preliminary information, three miners remain under the rubble, the rescue work is underway. In total, there are 740 coal mines in …

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Russia's coal export reach record highs

Russia's coal export exceeded 200 million tons in 2018, surpassing a Soviet record, Russian Deputy Minister of Energy Anatoly Yanovsky said. In late December of last year, Russian Energy Minister …

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Russia to set coal production record

Russia can top a soviet coal production record of 420 million tonnes in 2018, while investments may amount to 130 billion rubles a year, Russia's Energy Minister Alexander Novak said, speaking at a meeting with government officials and top managers of energy companies.

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VostokCoal and OTECO hub to be new leader in PCI supply

OTECO and VostokCoal created a global hub in the Taman port aimed to supply blended coals for pulverized coal injection (PCI) to the world market, according to the official website of the VostokCoal management company. Blended …

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Kazakh coal miners stage sit-in

About 700 coal miners in Kazakhstan are demanding to improve working conditions and a wage rise, the minister of Labor and Social Protection of Kazakhstan Tamara Duisenova said. "According to latest data submitted …

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Four killed in Turkish coal mine collapse

Four miners were killed when part of a coal mine in Turkey’s southeastern province of Sirnak collapsed, security sources and Turkish media said. Search and rescue teams were searching for trapped workers, Reuters reported. …

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