31.08.2012 - Any joy for the coal sector?
The demand for coal in the US largely comes from its use in electricity generation. The calculation is simple. As long as the shale investment boom is in place and natural gas prices are falling, then coal will be pressured. Throw in emissions regulations (coal is known as the dirty fuel) and you have the perfect recipe for declining demand. That much is known, but how best to monitor developments?..............................................Full Article: Source
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