The German government has struck a deal with the country’s coal-producing regions to phase out the use of coal power by 2038 in return for compensation and benefits worth €40bn. Berlin w... Read More.A state lawmaker wants to prevent Indiana utilities from retiring coal-fired power plants early in favor of newer, cleaner technology unless they can prove it’s required by a federal mandate or oth... Read More.Duke Energy will introduce a rate hike after agreeing to excavate the nearly 80 million tons of coal ash from unlined landfills to lined landfills. But now, communities are fighting for a different kind ... Read More.Yancoal has temporarily suspended operations at several Hunter Valley mines in New South Wales for a few days due to poor air quality resulting from bushfires.Dust and bushfire smoke delays impacted over... Read More.Local energy co-op leaders are applauding the decision by Tri-State Generation and Transmission Association to close its coal-fired power plants and coal mine in Colorado and New Mexico over the next dec... Read More.Sign up for Next China, a weekly email on where the nation stands now and where it's going next.China’s coal imports were astoundingly low in December, signaling the government’s insisten... Read More.A meeting between Chancellor Angela Merkel and Germany’s coal-producing states dragged on well into the night in an attempt to accelerate the country’s phaseout of the dirty fossil fuel. The ... Read More.Plans for a £165M coal mine in Cumbria have been called into question amid fears that the facility could hinder the UK’s net zero goals.The Woodhouse colliery is “incompatible” wi... Read More.The world's largest fund manager has pledged to toughen its stance on climate change and reduce its exposure to thermal coal.BlackRock, which has nearly $US7 trillion in funds under management, revea... Read More.
Scott Morrison stands by the $70billion coal industry after key investors begin to pull away from fossil fuels in the wake of the bushfire crisis15 Jan 2020Scott Morrison has backed in the resources sector as a new survey shows a rise in the number of Australians concerned about climate change and the world's largest investment manager signalled it was ... Read More.Pakistan Railways (PR) has chalked out the details of a plan for constructing a rail track to facilitate coal transportation at Port Qasim, which it was all set to present to the Planning Commission soon... Read More.The government has kept commercial coal auctions open to all companies incorporated in India and has set a minimum 4% revenue share from each mine as a bid parameter. The coal ministry on Wednesday kicks... Read More.Jindal Steel & Power Ltd (JSPL) has resumed operations in its direct reduced iron (DRI) plant based on coal gasification process in Odidha’s Angul district. The facility, which has a production... Read More.A typical Anderson County government meeting took a surprise turn on Monday.Concerned neighbors shared their worries about potential environmental risks posed by the Bull Run plant, calling on leaders to... Read More.German engineering group Siemens said it would fulfil its contractual obligations to a controversial coal mining project in Australia's outback, attracting criticism from environmental groups on Mond... Read More.China expects to make a “breakthrough” on the establishment of a nationwide carbon emissions trading scheme (ETS) by the end of this year, the country’s senior climate change official t... Read More.German engineering group Siemens said on Sunday it will fulfil its contractual obligations to a controversial coal mining project in Australia's outback, despite criticism by climate activists includ... Read More.India is in talks with Mongolia for either acquiring stakes in coking coal assets or sourcing the fuel used in the steel and metallurgical industry, said petroleum and natural gas minister Dharmendra Pra... Read More.Two young miners, who were killed in coal mine collapse incidents in Tirah and Darra Adamkhel, were buried in their native towns here on Sunday.Abid Yar, a representative of Shangla Coalmine Workers Asso... Read More.WHITEHAVEN will have to reduce the amount of coal it extracts from its proposed Vickery coal mine extension by 11 million tonnes due to an "administrative oversight".In an amended report to the... Read More.