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Britain's SSE plans to shut its last coal-fired plant by March 2020

British energy supplier SSE Plc plans to shut its Fiddler’s Ferry coal-fired plant in northwest England by March 2020, saying the loss-making plant could not compete with more efficient gas and renewable energy options.

read more... 14/06/2019

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Alpiq sells two Czech coal-fired power plants to Sev.en Energy

Swiss company Alpiq has agreed to sell its two coal-fired power plants in the Czech Republic to Sev.en Energy Group for nearly $307.15m (€280m).

read more... 20/05/2019

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Poland's Tauron considers selling some coal mines: sources

State-run Polish utility Tauron may sell some of its loss-making coal mines to try to improve its financial situation, three sources familiar with the matter said.

read more... 13/05/2019

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French utility Engie to sell some German and Dutch coal power assets

French utility Engie has agreed to sell some coal-fired power plants in the Netherlands and Germany, as Engie continues its strategy of disposing of non-core assets to focus more on the renewable energy sector.

read more... 26/04/2019

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Romanian coal-power complex CE Oltenia seeks EUR 100 mln loan

Romanian coal and power producer CE Oltenia is close to contracting a EUR 105 million loan from a group of six banks to pay for the Greenhouse gas emissions allowance (or carbon certificates), the president of company’s managing board Sorin Boza stated.

read more... 02/04/2019

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