Coal price

The interaction between the coal and power sectors should be on commercial terms. Photo: Indranil Bhoumik/Mint

A dysfunctional enmeshment

4 min read . 15 Jan 2018
There is talk of a coal shortage and global prices have shot to above $90 per tonne, a rise of 40% in seven months. Photo: Reuters

Untangling coal and power shortages

4 min read . 15 Nov 2017
Average benchmark Newcastle 6,000kcal/kg coal prices declined 3% during the June quarter, compared with the March quarter, owing to reduced heating demand after winter in the northern hemisphere. Photo; Bloomberg

Coal prices set to lose their spark

1 min read . 11 Sep 2017