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  • Worldwide future for coalbased IGCC power generation ...

    Worldwide future for coalbased IGCC power generation ...

     · The two European coalbased IGCC demonstration projects built during the 1990s were in Holland and in Spain. The Dutch plant was built by the regional power producer NUON in the town of Buggernam. It featured a new dryfeed Shell gasifier that was scaled up from a 1/8 scale demo unit developed by Shell at their Texas facility. The 253MW ...

  • Spain to close SEVEN coal power stations as EU clamps down ...

    Spain to close SEVEN coal power stations as EU clamps down ...

     · SPAIN is due to close seven out a total 15 coal fuelled power plants after EU restrictions have cut profitability in the sector drastically. On June 30, the plants in A Coruña, Asturias, León ...

  • Coal power plants: a struggle for balance |

    Coal power plants: a struggle for balance |

    One of the most recent power stations in the Iberian Peninsula, Sines was also among the three most efficient coalfired plants in that area. In 2017, due to a highefficiency rate of %, the Sines power plant boasted a CO2 emission factor of TonCO2/MWhe (an,3 ktonCO2 emission against 9426 GWh of electricity generated) probably among the lowest in the Iberian Peninsula.

  • Early transformation of the Chinese power sector to avoid ...

    Early transformation of the Chinese power sector to avoid ...

     · Early action could help to avoid the additional coal lockin, leading to a smoother coal elimination process. From 2020 to 2050, the average annual reduction in coalbased power, which is obtained from the models, is expected to be 104–155 TWh per year.

  • Coal Transition, A New Chance for Jiu Valley, Romania

    Coal Transition, A New Chance for Jiu Valley, Romania

     · A new chance for Jiu Valley could be the current policy of the European Commission to support countries in process of coal transition, in this regard launching in 2019 the Coal Regions in Transition Initiative and the European Green Deal, whose goal is to transform Europe into a climate neutral area by 2050. The Just Transition Mechanism was introduced to this end, as a tool targeting .

  • EU coal regions—opportunities and challenges ahead

    EU coal regions—opportunities and challenges ahead

     · Two thirds of the coal power plants currently operating in Europe are expected to close between 2020 and 2030. Coal power plants in the EU employ around 53,000 people and coal mines 185,000 ...

  • EDP to invest EUR 470m in green energy at its coal sites ...

    EDP to invest EUR 470m in green energy at its coal sites ...

     · The company has set a target to be coalfree by 2025 and fully green by 2030. In Asturias, a region in northwest Spain, EDP operates the Soto de Ribera and Abono coalfired plants, the sites that it now wants to transform into centres for renewable energy. The request to close the Soto de Ribera unit 3 has already been submitted, EDP said.

  • Greenhouse gas emissions drop in Spain as power ...

    Greenhouse gas emissions drop in Spain as power ...

     · Spain has taken just one year to reach a goal that was expected to require a decade. The government had predicted that by 2030 coal would no longer be used in power plants to generate electricity, yet this objective was all but achieved last country has dramatically reduced its reliance on coalfired power, and as a direct result, carbon dioxide (CO 2) emissions from electricity ...

  • Spain's Repsol to develop hydrogenfed synthetic fuel ...

    Spain's Repsol to develop hydrogenfed synthetic fuel ...

     · "Spain must base its decarbonization strategy on its technological and industrial capabilities. The production of green hydrogen and its combination with the capture and use of CO2 to produce net zero emissions fuels is part of Repsol's industrial decarbonization strategy. With this project, Spanish industry positions itself to be a relevant ...

  • United Kingdom | the voice of coal in Europe

    United Kingdom | the voice of coal in Europe

    Power generation in the UK is increasingly dependent on fossil gas while coal's share has declined from % in 1990. In 2018, gross electricity supply was TWh, dominated by gas (%), renewables (%) and nuclear power (%). Coal saw a further rapid decline to just TWh (%), having been in the number one position as recently as 2015 when its share was %.

  • End Coal | New renewables cost data closes off coal power ...

    End Coal | New renewables cost data closes off coal power ...

     · New renewables cost data closes off coal power's CCS escape route. Posted November 14, 2018 by Bob Burton Tags: Boundary Dam, Canada, CCS, Kemper, Shand, US. SaskPower's Boundary Dam CCS plant. Photo: SaskPower. Bob Burton. The latest power generation costs data from the consultancy Lazard reveals that the coal industry's preferred .

  • The Potential Role of Carbon Pricing in Thailand's Power ...

    The Potential Role of Carbon Pricing in Thailand's Power ...

    This implies that current coal power purchase agreements (PPA) may need to be revised. Retrofitting, repurposing or early retirement could potentially be costeffective measures for some coal power plants, especially since Thailand is forecasted to continue having a high reserve margin relative to the international standard. A sufficient carbon price can effectively reduce emissions by ...

  • Spain confirms closure of additional GW of coal ...

    Spain confirms closure of additional GW of coal ...

    Spain confirms closure of additional GW of coal capacity through 2022 Published 18:56 on August 13, 2020 / Last updated at 12:57 on September 1, 2021 / EMEA, EU ETS / No Comments The Spanish government on Thursday approved the closure of three more coalfired power plants through 2022, slashing further the country's coal capacity that has been in steady decline over recent months.

  • TRACKING THE GLOBAL COAL PLANT PIPELINE

    TRACKING THE GLOBAL COAL PLANT PIPELINE

    In India coal power capacity rose by just GW in 2020, net of GW of retirements, after rising by GW in 2019. At the height of the country's coal plant building from 2010 to 2017, the country increased its coal fleet by an average of GW a year. In Turkey coal .

  • TRACKING THE GLOBAL COAL PLANT PIPELINE

    TRACKING THE GLOBAL COAL PLANT PIPELINE

    In India coal power capacity rose by just GW in 2020, net of GW of retirements, after rising by GW in 2019. At the height of the country's coal plant building from 2010 to 2017, the country increased its coal fleet by an average of GW a year. In Turkey coal capacity in development fell 38% from GW in 2019

  • EU coal regions—opportunities and challenges ahead

    EU coal regions—opportunities and challenges ahead

     · Two thirds of the coal power plants currently operating in Europe are expected to close between 2020 and 2030. Coal power plants in the EU employ around 53,000 people and coal .

  • OUTLOOK FOR NEW COALFIRED POWER STATIONS IN GERMANY.

    OUTLOOK FOR NEW COALFIRED POWER STATIONS IN GERMANY.

    OUTLOOK FOR NEW COALFIRED POWER STATIONS IN GERMANY, THE NETHERLANDS AND SPAIN April 2013 214_DECC_Coal fired power generation in Germany, the Netherlands and Spain_Final report_v4_ PÖYRY MANAGEMENT CONSULTING TABLE OF CONTENTS 1. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY 1 2. GERMANY 3 Overview of generation and .

  • Company partners with UW to pursue cleancoal technology ...

    Company partners with UW to pursue cleancoal technology ...

     · Clean Coal's process, which is being tested at an Oklahoma coalfired power plant with plans to move the test plant to the Powder River Basin, reduces the moisture in coal .

  • Analysis Summary: Accelerating the CoaltoClean ...

    Analysis Summary: Accelerating the CoaltoClean ...

     · In Spain, the reduced profitability for coal power generation led utility company Endesa to announce in September that it will retire two additional power plants in 2020, which had previously been intended for life extensions. In total 83% of the existing coal capacity in Spain .

  • Europe's energy crisis: A switch back to coal is on the cards

    Europe's energy crisis: A switch back to coal is on the cards

     · While upping coal production will not be welcomed by many as Europe looks to lower its carbon emissions to meet climate change targets, it is a far more economic source of fuel, Mr Kiryushin said. "It remains to be seen how the European utilities will balance the rise in carbon emissions and consumer sentiment against the unavailability or unaffordability of power from less carbonintensive ...

  • Spain to nix nuclear and coal power by 2030 –

    Spain to nix nuclear and coal power by 2030 –

    Spain will close the last of its nuclear reactors and coal power plants before 2030, according to State Secretary for Energy José Dominguez, who made the announcement shortly after Madrid pledged ...

  • Fight the power: why climate activists are suing Europe's ...

    Fight the power: why climate activists are suing Europe's ...

     · I t is Europe's biggest coal plant, with annual CO 2 emissions roughly equivalent to those of the whole of New Zealand – but the future of .

  • Spain on track to complete nuclear power phaseout by 2035

    Spain on track to complete nuclear power phaseout by 2035

    10 hours ago · As of 2020, nuclear power held a share of % in Spain's power generation mix. This share is expected to drop to % in 2030. The country is also phasing out coal power plants by 2025 and gradually decommissioning oilfired plants by 2030 to meet its carbon emission reduction targets. In 2020, the country has already started the process of phasing out coal power by decommissioning .

  • Fight the power: why climate activists are suing Europe's ...

    Fight the power: why climate activists are suing Europe's ...

     · I t is Europe's biggest coal plant, with annual CO 2 emissions roughly equivalent to those of the whole of New Zealand – but the future of the Bełchatów power station in central Poland has ...