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Japan's Marubeni might construct coal power plant in Egypt

Japan's Marubeni Corp and Egypt's El Sewedy Electric have settled with Egypt's state-run power utility to conduct a feasibility study into the building of a coal-fired electricity plant in Egypt.

read more... 03/03/2016


Vattenfall to phase out two German lignite plants to meet climate change objectives

Swedish utility Vattenfall agreed on Monday to phase out two lignite coal power plants in Germany, corresponding to 8 million tonnes of CO2-emissions.

read more... 27/10/2015


Five companies will construct coal power plants in Fukushima

Five companies have joined forces to construct two 540MW coal-fired power plants in Fukushima.

read more... 21/08/2015


Three Chinese companies bid to construct 350 MW Bosnia coal power plant

Three Chinese firms have bid to finance and construct a 350 megawatt (MW) coal-fired power plant in central Bosnia, as stated on Friday by Munever Cergic, the general manager of Banovici coal mine, the future plant operator.

read more... 27/07/2015


Germany to choose between a coal levy and gradual phase out of coal power plants on July 1

Germany is considering two alternative proposals on how to curb CO2 emissions from the energy sector and would make a final decision on July 1, Economy Minister Sigmar Gabriel said on Wednesday.

read more... 25/06/2015