Coal industry News

Only eight EU countries to phase out coal by 2030

The EU said Tuesday that eight of its 28 member countries aim to phase out coal-powered electricity by 2030, triggering charges it is missing the mark under the Paris climate deal.

Luhanska TPP may be left without coal because of Russian sanctions

The sanctions prohibit the export of coal to Ukraine writhout a special permit.

Power companies offer $500 million to shut down 3 coal-fired power plants In the US

Power companies in the state of Colorado propose to buy three coal-fired power plants and, instead, build renewable energy facilities, gas-fired thermal power plants and energy storage systems.

Kazakhstan stopped coal supplies to Ukraine due to the RF sanctions

LPG imports was also suspended.

Britain has gone a week without using coal to generate electricity for the first time since 1882

Britain has gone a week without using coal to generate electricity for the first time since Queen Victoria was on the throne, in a landmark moment in the transition away from the heavily polluting fue...

The Ministry of Energy and Coal Mining should not manage state enterprises – Nasalik

Ihor Nasalik met with experts of the government-public initiative “Together against сorruption”.

Poland denies the purchase of coal from Donbas and blamed Germany

Polish Deputy Energy Minister Grzegorz Tobiszowski assured that neither state-owned nor private companies in the energy sector buy coal mined in occupied Donbas.

Since the beginning of 2019, coal imports have declined by almost 9%

In January-March 2019, Ukraine reduced imports of coal and anthracite by 8.6% (by 495.98 thousand tons) compared to the last year.

State mines have been disconnected from electricity supply due to the lack of contracts with suppliers

Since April 1, some state coal mining enterprises have been disconnected from electricity supply.

According to the results of audit SOE Selydivuhillya lost 2 billion UAH

The State Audit Office conducted an audit of the SOE Selydivuhillya and revealed numerous violations for the period 2016-2018.

Finland will phase out the use of coal a year early

Finnish Government decided to terminate the use of coal for electricity a year earlier – by 2029.

“DTEK Prydniprovska TPP” launched the power unit No.10 after switching to Ukrainian gas-coal

After the installation of the new electrical filter and switching from imported anthracite to the Ukrainian gas-coal, “DTEK Prydniprovska TPP” commissioned a power unit No.10.