SinoCoking Coal to change name to Clean Synthetic Technologies SinoCoking Coal and Coke Chemical said that, subject to shareholder approval and satisfaction of applicable laws, it intends to change its name to Clean Synthetic Technologies. The name reflects the company's new emphasis on the large-scale production of clean-burning synthetic gas and other clean energy products. Concurrent with the name change, the company expects to change its stock trading symbol on Nasdaq.
SinoCoking Coal commences syngas project construction SinoCoking Coal and Coke Chemical Industries announced that it had commenced construction of its underground coal gasification facility for the production of clean-burning syngas. Located in Pingdingshan, the UCG facility will be the first in China to incorporate carbon capture and store technology. When completed in March of next year, the SinoCoking facility is expected to produce 60K cubic meters of syngas per hour.