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January 8, 2018

China aims to supersize coal sector through mergers

Reuters – China said on Friday it plans to create several “super-large” coal mining companies by the end of 2020 as the world’s biggest producer of the fuel ramps up years of efforts to streamline the fragmented sector and slash outdated capacity.

December 8, 2017

Energy – SciPol Weekly, December 2 – December 8

In this week's Energy SciPol Weekly, a new Dakota Access Pipeline spill response plan; the Supreme Court rules on solar power dispute; Elon Musk bets Tesla can finish largest battery in the world in just 100 days.

November 24, 2017

Energy – SciPol Weekly, November 18 – November 24

In this week's Energy SciPol Weekly, new nuclear testing facility in Idaho; new oil and gas drilling in Arctic National Wildlife Refuge; protestors at Wisconsin pipeline; and more efficient offshore wind construction.