Cheap Coal Drives China’s New Coal Boom


By: - Climate DepotApril 13, 2017 9:13 AM

Coal conversion has become profitable in China because of an unusual combination of low coal and higher gas and petrol prices. An existing coal conversion plant in Ningdong © Getty Water-guzzling coal-conversion projects are springing to life in arid western China, setting the stage for the large-scale deployment of what was previously a niche industry.

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