Coal Fired

Japanese coal-fired plant tests co-firing attributes of ammonia

JERA and partner IHI Corp. have started to utilise a small amount of fuel ammonia in one of its units at a coal-fired power plant.

READ MORE

Coal in Asia ‘won’t disappear any time soon’

Asia's response to growing concerns about emissions and pressure from external stakeholders, despite relying heavily on coal.
exxaro Tshikondeni Microgrid

SA mining company to power coal facility with 70MW solar project

South African mining firm Exxaro Resources Limited is set to power its operations at the Grootegeluk Complex, a coal mine in Limpopo, with solar energy.
carbon capture houston

Texas energy giants throw weight behind carbon capture and storage

The large-scale rollout of carbon capture and storage tech has gained industry support in Houston with 11 firms supporting the initiative.

China pledges to stop funding overseas coal projects

Chinese President Xi Jinping announced during the U.N. General Assembly on Tuesday that his country would no longer fund new coal-fired power projects abroad.

Coal financing in Africa and Asia shows troubling trend – report

Pockets of funders continue to finance additional coal-fired generation capacity in South Asia and sub-Saharan Africa.
solar energy

Former US coal mine gets utility-scale solar makeover

A former coal mine in Southwest Virginia will be redeveloped for a utility-scale solar projec