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Coal Power Generation has taken an old technology and increased efficiency and reduced emissions using clean coal technologies in modern coal power plants.  Coal energy continues to generate power for millions of people in coal fired power stations.

Coal Fired Power News

UK unveils eight renewable projects under new market regime

23/04/2014 The UK government today unveiled eight renewable energy projects which it is backing under its new Electricity Market Reform st...

Hitachi exit means consortium sole bidder for $1.16bn coal plant

23/04/2014 A Chinese consortium, which includes China Gezhouba Group and Guandong Electric Power Design, is the sole bidder to build the 4...
Brawl in Taiwanese parliament

Taiwan PM resolute in sticking to nuclear power plan

22/04/2014 The Prime Minister of Taiwan, Jiang Yi-huah, says his country will forge ahead with plans to build a nuclear power plant, despi...

Fuel savings versus capital costs


Finding the optimal balance between capital cost and profit from operations is vital for improvements to cycle efficiency.

Building a head of steam


We ask some of the steam turbine sector's major OEMs about growth markets and the impact of renewables.

Industry Highlights


As we enter the second quarter and into springtime a couple of good news coal stories caught my eye - a rarity these days.


Power plant closure applications rise in Germany

17/04/2014 BNetzA, the German grid regulator, has revealed that German power plant operators have filed applications to shut a combined ca...

English CCS scheme granted €300m from Brussels

17/04/2014 The European Union has granted €300m ($415m) towards the development of a carbon capture and storage (CCS) project in North Yor...
Alstom building

Alstom to make significant contribution to Chinese nuclear


Alstom is confident that it will be heavily influential in the development of Chinese nuclear power capacity.

Peter Terium

RWE to stick with strategy despite ‘forces pushing against coal’

15/04/2014 A spokesperson for RWE says the company will continue to use lignite coal, despite the growing consensus against coal-fired pow...

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