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Vattenfall looks to gas and biomass as end of coal power looms

Vattenfall is considering converting its German coal-fired power stations to use fuels including gas or biomass as utility companies in the country brace for a government deadline for phasing out coal altogether.

read more... 29/10/2018


World Bank will not support new coal power plant in Kosovo

President of the World Bank Group Jim Yong Kim confirmed that the international organization will not support a coal power plant in Kosovo.

read more... 11/10/2018


Coal in oversupply in Poland: CEO of coal-mining giant

Chairman of state-owned PGG, the country’s biggest coal mining firm, Tomasz Rogala has said that increased coal imports to Poland have led to excess supplies in some segments of the market, Poland’s PAP news agency reported.

read more... 01/10/2018


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