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Romania’s pit coal reserves are enough for 104 years but their exploitation is economically inefficient

Romania’s pit coal resources would be sufficient for 104 years, but their exploitation is impossible, being economically inefficient, so that four of the five groups in Deva will be closed down, show the draft of Romania’s Energy Strategy 2018 – 2030.

read more... 21/09/2018


Russia to take on Australia and Indonesia in Asian coal market

SUEK, Russia’s largest coal producer, intends to boost sales to Thailand, Vietnam and other Southeast Asian countries.

read more... 17/09/2018


Germany Bulldozes Old Villages For Coal Despite Lower Emissions Goals

The Garzweiler coal mine and power plant near the city of Grevenbroich in western Germany. Plans to expand an open-pit brown coal mine in the eastern German village of Pödelwitz have prompted protests.

read more... 07/08/2018


Anglo American completes sale of South African thermal coal mine

A subsidiary of the diversified miner, Anglo American Inyosi Coal, sold its 73% in the New Largo coal project which included the New Largo thermal coal project and Old New Largo closed colliery, to New Largo Coal Proprietary.

read more... 06/08/2018


GE plans to build Poland's most efficient coal plant

GE Power and Elektrownia Ostroleka signed a contract to build Ostroleka C, an ultra-supercritical (USC) coal-fired thermal power plant in the northeast of Poland, GE announced on Thursday.

read more... 16/07/2018