In spite of various environmental concerns and of the renewable options available, coal remains the most widely used fuel used for electricity generation in both developed and emerging economies. By 2015 global coal consumption is forecast to reach 5,168 million tons of oil equivalent (MTOE).
To be a successful player in this growing industry you need to carefully plan your business strategies. The reports, books, and subscriptions listed under Research and Markets’ coal category will
enhance your knowledge of the market with key figures on sourcing options, prices, technologies, growth drivers and threats in mature and emerging markets.
Hundreds of companies that operate in today's market are also profiled, including Anglo Coal (Dawson) Holdings, BHP Billiton, BP, China Coal Energy Company, Glencore International, Hume Coal, ITOCHU Corporation, Kohl's Corporation, ShenHua Group Corporation, and more.
This category also features academic books and scientific publications targeted at process and material engineers, academic and industry researchers.