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Friday deal again pushes up PRB 8,800 coal front-month contract in US OTC market
September 4, 2015

Action picked up Friday in the US over-the-counter thermal coal market with three physical deals for Powder River Basin 8,800 Btu/lb contracts, including the sixth trade for the front-month (October) contract in two weeks that raised the price to its highest yet.
Is there an end in sight for Asian thermal coal prices' southward trek?
August 28, 2015

Asian thermal coal prices have been on a downtrend since the start of 2015, mainly due to oversupply and weak demand. Factors dragging down prices keep piling up.
Can CCS technology help US coal in the era of the Clean Power Plan?
August 21, 2015

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