Aug daily coal output at 11.95 mln T vs 12.02 mln in July Average coal mining run rates in Aug at lowest since Feb – CCTD Coal power generation falls 16% from the peak in Aug.20 – Kayrros SINGAPORE, Sept 16 (Reuters) – China’s daily coal output in August slipped to a three-month low as some mines in its biggest coal mining regions reduced operations or even shut down due to heavy rainfall and COVID-19 curbs. China, the world’s top coal producer, mined 370.44 million tonnes of the fossil fuel last month, data from the National Bureau of Statistics showed on Friday, equivalent to 11.95 million tonnes per day. That compares with 10.81 million tonnes per day in August last year and 12.02 million tonnes per day in July. Over the first eight months, China churned out 2.93 billion tonnes of coal, up 11% from a year earlier. Reuters […]