Coal Shipping: Coal Export Diversion to Canada

Allison Roberts

This paper analyzes current and projected export capacity in British Columbia, concluding that, if the US does not build export terminals, it is extremely unlikely that US coal companies could divert coal to Canadian ports.  Version 1.0.0  24 View(s)  137.75 KBDownload

Coal Costs: Ambre Energy: Caveat Investor

Allison Roberts

An in-depth report on Ambre Energy’s financial statements, as well as public records of other companies, reveals extreme financial difficulty.  Version 1.0.0  15 View(s)  0.16 KBDownload

Coal Shipping: The Facts about Kinder Morgan

Allison Roberts

Examination of coal shipper Kinder Morgan track record of pollution, law-breaking, and cover-ups.  Version 1.0.0  17 View(s)  1.98 MBDownload

Coal Costs: US Coal Exports and Uncertainty in Asian Markets

Allison Roberts

An analysis of U.S. coal exporting market stability, and future financial predictions in international markets in terms of geography, proximity and competition.  Version 1.0.0  17 View(s)  0.19 KBDownload

Coal Costs: The Morrow Pacific Project

Allison Roberts

Australian firm, Ambre Energy, plans to ship coal by rail to Port of Morrow; however, financial disclosures suggest that the project would face unusually high costs in three areas: 1) high handling costs, 2) high transportation costs, and 3) high capital costs.  Version 1.0.0  22 View(s)  0.17 KBDownload

Coal Shipping: The Northwest’s Pipeline on Rails

Allison Roberts

A comprehensive, region-wide review of all 10 oil-by-rail projects planned in the Pacific Northwest.  Includes: railway volume increase, spillage risks, federal regulations, tar sands transport and  risk to waterways and coast.      Version 1.0.0  11 View(s)  0.18 KBDownload