Europe warned to switch off coal power

The EU must move swiftly away from coal power if it is to hit targets for reducing emissions of climate-changing greenhouse gases.
Posted On 13 Feb 2017
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Coal demand growth to stall as appetite wanes, according to IEA

Growth in global coal demand will stall over the next five years as the appetite for the fuel wanes and other energy sources gain ground
Posted On 12 Dec 2016
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India’s solar power  set to outshine coal

Solar power in India will be cheaper than imported coal by 2020, but replacing the subcontinent's fossil fuels with renewable energy is an enormous task.
Posted On 21 Oct 2016
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Poll: Most Canadians favour a quicker end to coal power

Survey shows support for phasing out coal-fired electricity and other policies to transition to clean energy
Posted On 20 Oct 2016
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New patent boosts CO2 capture hopes

Cost-effective capture of CO2 from coal-fired power stations is now a much brighter prospect after a bioscience breakthrough at a US laboratory.
Posted On 16 Sep 2016
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Asian carbon finds its way home

India and China have good reason to cut their greenhouse emissions, scientists say: soot they are producing is damaging their own water resources.
Posted On 25 Aug 2016
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China – lowering CO2 emissions without harming economic growth

MIT professor sees coal use peaking within next decade and emissions dropping soon after.
Posted On 11 Feb 2016
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China’s carbon count is not as high as feared

The use of poor-quality coal in Chinese power plants means that the carbon dioxide emissions of the world’s biggest polluter are 10% less than previously thought.
Posted On 21 Aug 2015
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