Tag: anthracite

July 24, 2018

Coal 101: What is Lignite?

Lignite is a type of coal, but what is lignite used for? Here's a look at what lignite is, what...
June 18, 2018

Coal 101: What is Anthracite?

Anthracite is one of the four types of coal. Here's a look at what it's used for, as well as...
June 13, 2018

Types of Graphite: Amorphous, Flake and Vein

The graphite space can be tough for investors to navigate. Getting a grasp on it involves knowing a little about...
January 4, 2018

Introduction to Coal Investing

Are you interested in the coal market? Here's an overview of key facts to know, plus a look at how...
January 4, 2018

Coal 101: An Overview of Bituminous Coal

There are two types of bituminous coal, thermal and metallurgical. Here's a look at what they're used for and where...
November 29, 2017

Coal 101: Sub-bituminous Coal Explained

There are four varieties of coal, and all have their own specific uses. Learn about the sub-bituminous type of coal...
October 23, 2017

US DOE Funding Research to Extract Rare Earths from Coal

In 2015, the US Department of Energy reserved $20 million to fund projects aimed at finding a way to lower...