The World Coal Association in collaboration with the Ministries of Environment & Forestry and Energy & Natural Resources of Indonesia, held a joint workshop titled "Building pathways for high efficiency low emissions coal technology in Indonesia" in Jakarta on Tuesday.
The senior director of a New York-based international energy consultancy that has tracked European energy markets for two decades believes the EU's phase-out of coal in favour of gas represents a turning point for the bloc's energy market.
A newly published report has found that the global pipeline for new
coal-fired power plants halved in 2016, but the coal industry says the
report is misleading in framing a Ã¢€Ëœfreefall' scenario for the sector.
The head of Europe's main gas turbine association says politicians are failing to react quickly enough to the realities of the bloc's power sector, leading to coal power continuing to hold sway in certain countries.