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Spanish union desires 2050 extension for domestic coal power plants

One of Spain's biggest industry unions, UGT has strongly recommended the Spanish government to ensure the survival to 2050 of coal burning power plants.

read more... 15/03/2018


EFT in search of associates in Bosnian 300 MW coal power plant

UK-based but Serbian-operated Energy Financing Team (EFT) declared on Monday it was seeking a strategic associate in its 300-megawatt (MW) coal-fired power plant and mine in Bosnia, the first privately-financed energy project in the Balkans.

read more... 23/05/2017


Large coal power plants threatened by EU pollutant limits

Severer European Union pollutant restrictions might lead to costly modernizations or the shutdown of one third of Europe's large-scale coal power plant capacity, as indicated in a report by the Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis (IEEFA) on Monday.

read more... 08/05/2017


Construction of new coal-fired power plants fell worldwide in 2016

The amount of new coal power plants tumbled dramatically last year due to policy shifts in China and India and subsequent declining investment prospects.

read more... 22/03/2017


PGE will spend $472million in coal power plant upgrading

Poland's major power producer PGE anticipates it will have to spend around $471.96 million by 2020 to modernise its coal-fired power stations in order to meet European Union emission reduction regulations.

read more... 12/08/2016