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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

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...
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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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Alstom wins $312m power contract in Iraq

14/04/2014 Power equipment manufacturer Alstom has been awarded a contract to provide gas turbine power equipment in the Anbar province of...
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UN advocates tripling of renewables and nuclear energy

14/04/2014 A report from the United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) has warned that the world needs to drasticall...

Chinese coal investment to aid Pakistan address power issues

10/04/2014 China Machinery Engineering Corporation is planning two coal-fired power plants, each consisting of 1320 MW, in Pakistan, as th...

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