China Slashes Coal Export Tariff Amid Mining Crisis

China will slash export tariffs for coal from Jan. 1,2015 and adjust those for a range of other commodities as part of broader efforts to re-order trade and foster economic growth.

Thursday, December 18, 2014

China's Coal Continues as Key Source of Energy

New regulations and policy initiatives in China in 2014 can be expected to reflect the priorities set in China’s 12th Five-Year Plan, including “higher quality growth”, which includes a stronger focus on environmental protection, climate, and energy efficie...

Wednesday, May 28, 2014

Energy Affordability and Security: Japan and Southeast Asia

Elsewhere in Asia, affordability and security of energy supply top the energy policy priorities for Southeast Asian governments, according to a special report on the region published by the International Energy Agency (IEA) last year. This means that policy an...

Wednesday, May 28, 2014