Since 2010, utilities have retired or announced the closure of more than 500 coal-fired power plants in the U.S.
Inflexible baseload coal will become part of Europe’s past more quickly than originally thought, with the pace of the transition being accelerated by more than five years, according to research by Wärtsilä Energy.
Spain's lockdown saw renewables take center stage as the portion of coal in the electricity generation mix diminished significantly.
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Poland’s Deputy Prime Minister has announced that the country will cease to rely on coal energy by 2060 at the latest.
A recent virtual discussion hosted by Enlit Asia and Indonesian Utility PT PLN, highlighted the critial role coal plays in the country’s energy mix for the foreseeable future.
Czech steam turbine manufacturer Doosan Škoda Power will supply two 50MW units for a next-generation power plant in Indonesia.
Governments should be prepared to pay billions of pounds to operators of coal-fired power plants in agreements to shut down their plants early, a new paper published in Nature Climate Change today recommends.
For decades 'conventional' meant coal and gas-fired power, nuclear and probably hydropower. In turn that meant all renewables were therefore ‘unconventional’.
GE has announced it is providing the Corporación Dominicana de Empresas Eléctricas Estatales with a combined software and services package at the Central Termoeléctrica Punta Catalina power plant.
Voith has successfully commissioned the first two VECO-Drives at a coal-fired power station in China.