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Mitsui & Co to sell all stakes in coal-fired power plants by 2030: CEO

We still own stakes in coal-fired plants in Indonesia, China, Malaysia and Morocco, but our goal is to make it zero by 2030," Mitsui CEO Tatsuo Yasunaga said in an interview on Friday

read more... 12/10/2020


India may close its dirtiest coal plants as green focus grows

The plan under consideration by the power ministry would cap plants’ so-called heat rate, which is a measure of how much coal energy is needed to produce each unit of electricity, according to people with knowledge of the issue

read more... 07/10/2020


Coal India sees fastest growth in output, sales for six years in Sept

State-run Coal India accounts for over 80 per cent of the country's production and is the world's largest coal miner by output

read more... 02/10/2020


EU sees red over China’s polluting coal plants in Southeast Europe

Chinese state-owned enterprises (SOEs) have been investing in coal plants, heavy industries in Southeast Europe at a time when Chinese President Xi Jingping promised during a recent speech to the UN Assembly that China will aim to hit peak emissions before 2030 and for carbon neutrality by 2060.

read more... 30/09/2020


Siemens Energy mulls plan for exiting coal activities

Siemens Energy is working on plans to exit technologies tied to coal-fired power stations, Siemens Chief Executive Joe Kaeser told Welt am Sonntag.

read more... 28/09/2020