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06

Jan 2021
Germany closes coal-fired plant and starts to charge CO2 tax

The country aims to cut its greenhouse gas emissions by 55 percent from 1990 levels by 2030  ...

05

Jan 2021
Britain’s heritage railways in Wales look for solution on coal supply

Steam trains need coal to run, but the closure of the last mine in the country may force the sector to seek Russian producers

16

Dec 2020
India to continue relying on coal-fired power until 2030

Measures, however, can be taken to trim greenhouse gas emissions  ...

14

Dec 2020
CO2 emissions from coal projected to drop in 2020 due to COVID-19

Coal also lost market shares amid a rise in natural gas and renewables

11

Dec 2020
Zimbabwe to strengthen coal sector despite global movement against fossil fuels

The government plans to use the mining industry to drive the country’s economy

09

Dec 2020
Polish coal mines need ten years to deal with methane emissions

PGG and JSW account for the largest methane emissions from coal mines  ...

09

Dec 2020
Glencore's CEO to step down next year

Glasenberg’s departure marks a shift towards younger leadership for the enterprise

07

Dec 2020
Alberta to end coal-fired electricity generation ahead of schedule

Utility companies accelerated their conversion plans for coal-powered units

07

Dec 2020
Czech Republic’s power sector to exit coal by 2038

Government recently agreed to EU’s plan of increasing emissions reduction targets  ...

04

Dec 2020
Uniper to shut down Heyden 4 coal-fired power plant by July 2021

The energy company aims to reduce its carbon emissions over the next five years  ...

30

Nov 2020
South Korea to reduce coal plant operations during winter season

The country aims to slash its fine dust emissions  ...

26

Nov 2020
UN chief calls on EU to accelerate coal exit and raise emissions targets

The bloc was asked to raise its 2030 emissions reduction goal from 40 to 55 percent  ...

25

Nov 2020
Carbon pledges discourage institutions from financing coal projects

Insurance companies, banks and other financiers are pulling out of coal

23

Nov 2020
China’s reliance on coal to affect its pledge on carbon neutrality by 2060

It is estimated to account for over 50 percent of global coal-fired power in 2020

20

Nov 2020
Greenbank provides auto-controlled units to coal-fired plant in Ghatampur

The environment-friendly units operate at more efficiency while reducing emissions  ...

19

Nov 2020
Eastern Europe’s decarbonization is crucial to EU’s new climate targets

A Bloomberg research identified member states with high shares of coal in energy mix

16

Nov 2020
South Africa’s Eskom to repurpose existing coal plants amid climate goals

The century-old utility uses coal for about 90 percent of its power production

12

Nov 2020
American Electric Power to retire nearly half of its coal-fired power fleet

The move is in line with its net-zero emissions goal by 2050  ...

11

Nov 2020
Japan’s Toshiba to withdraw from coal-fired power projects

The company has ten coal-fired station projects underway

10

Nov 2020
Fortum completes emission-cutting project in coal-fired plant in India

India’s coal-fired plants need to undergo upgrades to meet emission standards

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