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From 'air-pocalypse' to blue skies. Beijing's fight for ...

It rolled out new regulations, set up nationwide air monitoring stations, and began shutting down coal mines and coal plants. By 2014, China had declared a national "war against pollution." JUST ...

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COP26: China Plan to Build More Coal Power Stations ...

China is making a mockery of climate targets as it announced plans to build more coal-fired power plants and increase oil and gas exploration, just …

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Heavy Rain Shuts Down 60 Coal Mines in China's Top Coal ...

Heavy rain beginning on Oct. 2 has suspended 60 coal mines, 372 other mines, 14 hazardous-chemical enterprises, and over 1,000 constructing projects, the Shanxi government said in a notice on Oct. 8.

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Arapahoe Station - Global Energy Monitor

Plans to shut down Arapahoe and Cameo Generating Stations. In August 2008, Colorado regulators approved Xcel's plan to shut down two coal plants: the Arapahoe Station and the Cameo Station (east of Grand Junction). According to Western Resource Advocates, "The utility's decision to shut down the plants has been praised as the nation's first voluntary …

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China 'must shut 600 coal-fired plants' to hit climate ...

Wed 14 Apr 2021 19.01 EDT China must shut down nearly 600 of its coal-fired power plants in the next 10 years, replacing them with renewable electricity generation, to meet its goal of net zero...

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China's thermal coal futures jump 6% on illegal mining ...

BEIJING: China's thermal coal futures contract surged 6% on Monday, fuelled by concerns over supply tightness following a series of government crackdowns on illegal mining in the country's top coal producing region. The most-active Zhengzhou thermal coal futures contract for January delivery last traded at 727.2 yuan ($114.29) a tonne at the close at 0700 GMT, …

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China shuts down coal mines and battles pollution

China to shut down 2,000 coal mines this year. Cecilia Jamasmie. Mining.com. 4 April 2014. China will shut down roughly 2,000 small coal mines this year, with a total capacity of 117.48 million tonnes, as part of the Beijing's ongoing plan to reduce the alarming rates of air pollution and reduce the nation's dependency on the fossil fuel.

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China cuts working hours for coal miners in bid to tackle ...

With demand on the wane and mining firms facing widespread losses, China plans to shut down 500 million tonnes of coal production capacity over the next three to five years as part of its efforts...

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China mocks climate targets with plans to build more coal ...

The move by China is set to cause alarm ahead of the COP26 summit in Glasgow in two weeks, and is a major blow to the UK's plans for …

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China to close over 2,000 coal mines by 2015 - Business ...

BEIJING - China plans to shut down over 2,000 small-scale coal mines by 2015 in an effort to eliminate outdated capacity and improve work safety, according to the State Administration of Work Safety.

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Investors Balk at Plan to Buy Coal Mines and Close Them - WSJ

Citigroup Inc. C 1.02% and its partners abandoned the creation of a fund that aimed to shorten the life of coal mines after the group struggled to convince investors of the plan's green-energy ...

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China coal mine closures after deadly incidents likely to ...

China's biggest coal-producing province Shanxi, which accounted for about 14 per cent of total global coal output last year, announced on Thursday the immediate closure of two local mines for at ...

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GLOBAL COAL: THE ACCELERATION OF MARKET DECLINE

China plans to cap coal consumption by 2020 (November 2014 / January 2015) 55 China plans to force more than a thousand coal mines to shut down (May 2015) 55 China fires away at coal power (May 2015) 55. UNFCCC – China formalizes its pledge to peack CO2 emissions around 2030 June 2015) 55 ...

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16 Die In Coal Mine Accident In China - MarineLink

In an effort to eliminate outdated capacity and improve work safety, China plans to shut down over 2,000 small-scale coal mines by 2015. (Reporting by Kazunori Takada; Editing by Michael Perry ...

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China's monthly coal output rises to highest since March 2015

BEIJING (Reuters) -China's October coal output rose to the highest since at least March 2015, after Beijing approved a raft of coal mine expansions to …

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Everything You Think You Know About Coal in China Is Wrong ...

The U.S. coal fleet is much older than China's: The average age of operating U.S. coal plants is 39 years, with 88 percent built between 1950 and 1990. 7 Among the top 100 most efficient plants ...

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China finances most coal plants built today – it's a ...

Coal accounted for 58% of China's total primary energy consumption as recently as 2019 – even as coal use was collapsing elsewhere. China currently operates 1,058 coal plants, roughly half of ...

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Mass floods hit China's coal hub, threatening power supplies

The rains come as the country is grappling with power shortages caused in part by the rising costs of coal, the main source of electricity in China. As of Friday, 60 of Shanxi's coal mines had ...

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China to shut down 2,000 coal mines this year - MINING.COM

China will shut down roughly 2,000 small coal mines this year, with a total capacity of 117.48 million tonnes, as part of the Beijing's ongoing plan to reduce the alarming rates of air pollution ...

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China to close more than 1,000 coal mines in 2016: energy ...

China will aim to close more than 1,000 coal mines over this year, with a total production capacity of 60 million tonnes, as part of its plans to …

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16 killed in coal mine collapse in northwest China

In an effort to eliminate outdated capacity and improve work safety, China plans to shut down over 2,000 small-scale coal mines by 2015.

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China's Monthly Coal Output Rises to Highest Since March 2015

BEIJING (Reuters) -China's October coal output rose to the highest since at least March 2015, after Beijing approved a raft of coal mine expansions to …

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China Coal Mine Accident Kills 16 In Xinjiang Province

In an effort to eliminate outdated capacity and improve work safety, China plans to shut down over 2,000 small-scale coal mines by 2015. (Reporting by Kazunori Takada; Editing by Michael Perry ...

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China to close outdated coal mines in 2017 - China.org.cn

China plans to shut down at least 500 outdated coal mines and use more clean fuel in 2017, the country's top energy watchdog said Friday. The closure of outdated coal mines should lead to a ...

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China to shut 6,000 non-coal mines by 2020 to improve ...

Photo: AP. China will shut 6,000 non-coal mines in an effort to reduce mining accidents and deaths by 2020, the State Administration of Work Safety said in a five-year plan. Beijing will seek to ...

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Coal mine accident in far west China kills 16: Xinhua ...

In an effort to eliminate outdated capacity and improve work safety, China plans to shut down over 2,000 small-scale coal mines by 2015. Reporting by Kazunori Takada; Editing by Michael Perry

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China to close outdated coal mines, boost clean energy in ...

China plans to shut down at least 500 outdated coal mines and use more clean fuel in 2017, the country's top energy watchdog said Friday.

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China to shut 2,000 small coal mines by end of 2015 | …

China says it plans to shut about 2,000 small coal mines by the end of 2015 to improve safety in a sector notorious for its deadly accidents.

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Coal mine collapse kills 16 in China-World News, Firstpost

Shanghai: Sixteen workers were killed after a coal mine collapsed in China's far western region of Xinjiang, the official Xinhua news agency reported on Saturday, highlighting the poor safety standards in the world's biggest coal producing country. Representational Image.

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China to shed 50 Mtpa coal capacity, boost clean energy in ...

China plans to shut down at least 500 outdated coal mines and use more clean fuel in 2017, the country's top energy watchdog said on February 17. The closure of outdated coal mines should lead to a capacity reduction of 50 million tonnes per annum (Mtpa), according to guidelines released by the National Energy Administration (NEA).

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China Will Close 1,000 Coal Mines As Industry Continues to ...

The government has plans to eventually shut down all mines that produce less than 90,000 tonnes per year. Under this policy 5,600 mines will be shuttered. Coal is Struggling, Mightily China and the United States produce …

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China's monthly coal output rises to highest since March 2015

November 15, 2021. BEIJING, Nov 15 (Reuters) – China's October coal output rose to the highest since at least March 2015, after Beijing approved a raft of coal mine expansions to tame record prices and boost supply. The world's biggest producer and consumer of the dirty fossil fuel churned out 357.09 million tonnes of coal last month, up ...

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North Korean companies smuggle coal to China amid growing ...

Amid China's chronic power crisis, North Korean companies are breaking UN nuclear sanctions by allegedly smuggling coal to Beijing.According to Radio Free Asia, China's coal shortfall is the result of lower imports and lower local output as Beijing strives to balance rising energy demand with a goal to minimise pollution and carbon emissions.

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