Coal industry News

Losses of SE Lvivvuhillya for 2019 amounted to 270 million UAH

Salary arrears are 128 million.

Canada set to phase out coal-fired power by 2030

Closure of power stations will remove emissions equivalent to 1.3 million cars.

There will be fewer coal-fired power plants in the world in 2019

Over the past ten years, coal electricity production has only increased.

2.25 GW coal station closed in USA

The company has been operating for over 45 years.

DTEK tested exoskeletons for work in mines and thermal power plants

The development has already been tested by employees of Ternovska and Prydniprovska TPPs’ mines.

France will close the last coal-fired power plants in two years

The decision is due to extreme climatic conditions.

Coal industry Analytics

Thermal coal mining in Ukraine (10 months of 2019)

Over 10 months of 2019 thermal coal production in Ukraine decreased by 9.9%.

Stocks of thermal coal at TPPs and CHPPs in Ukraine (as of 18.11.2019)

Stocks of thermal coal in the warehouses of generating enterprises increased 2.2 times in two months.

Major coal importers and import dynamics

The total volumes of coal imports in the world in 2018 are estimated at 1.424 million tons. This is by 3.6% more than in 2017.

Dynamics of coal accumulation in TPPs and CHPPs

Since the end of the previous heating season, coal reserves in the warehouses of Ukrainian TPPs and CHPPs decreased by 31.5% – to 1 million 203 thousand tons