Hurricane Harvey Impact

August 28, 2017 10:43 am

Heavy rain and massive flooding in southeastern Texas crippled Houston and its port and is causing significant service disruptions to rail operations. Road conditions are preventing access to rail facilities and only emergency-related travel is advised. Harvey landed as a...

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Hurricane Harvey

August 25, 2017 8:24 am

Hurricane Harvey: Hurricane Harvey currently has maximum sustained winds of 85 mph and according to WeatherBELL, will be a Category 3 or 4 hurricane when it makes landfall tomorrow night near Corpus Christi, TX. If forecasters are correct, Harvey will...

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Join Us In Welcoming Our Newest Team Member

August 21, 2017 1:20 pm

DTC Welcomes John Lowell: We’re very excited to welcome our newest team member, John Lowell, to DTC. John brings a wealth of experience from his eight years at Arch Coal where he first worked in the Sales group and later...

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American Coal Council Market Strategies Conference

August 21, 2017 9:38 am

Andy and Hans returned from Park City, UT loaded with market insight and industry news. The recurring theme throughout much of the conference seemed to center on “leveling the playing field” for all forms of generation. Overall the industry is...

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Solar Eclipse to Affect Solar Power Capacity

August 16, 2017 2:30 pm

As a testament of just how much solar power has penetrated the U.S. power gen market, Bloomberg published an article in July stating that the total eclipse on August 21st could temporarily knock out the equivalent of 9 GW of capacity. The total eclipse...

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DTC Week Ahead Flash

August 15, 2017 3:05 pm

A few headlines from this week’s Week Ahead Flash: Coking Coal Prices Pushing Higher: According to our friends at Energy Publishing, the Coking Coal Queensland Index continued its march higher this week, breaking the psychologically important barrier of $200, a...

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Commentary on Coking Coal Price Increases

August 14, 2017 11:06 am

An Excerpt From Our DTC Flash©: The Week Ahead So what is behind the run up in coking coal prices? Our feeling is all of the factors above definitely have a role in it but are not the driving force. According to...

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