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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


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


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


Czech Republic's CEZ to close over 1 GW of coal plant by mid-2020

CEZ is to close just over 1 GW of coal-fired capacity by mid-2020, the Czech generator confirmed Wednesday.

read more... 28/03/2019


Spanish coal imports rise as domestic mines close

Spanish coal imports increased 12% on the year to 1.5 million mt in January after 26 unprofitable domestic coal mines were closed at the start of the year, data published Monday by Spanish customs showed.

read more... 26/03/2019