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Cancel all coal worldwide because of costs

Cancel all coal worldwide because of costs

Coal power developers risk wasting hundreds of billions of pounds as new renewables are now cheaper than new coal plants around the world, a report warns. In all major markets from the US to Europe, China, India and Australia, it already costs less to generate power from installing new wind …

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The pollution from oil, coal, and natural gas creates a blanket that traps heat …

The pollution from oil, coal, and natural gas creates a blanket that traps heat ...

The pollution from oil, coal, and natural gas creates a blanket that traps heat and is baking our planet. As ice on the poles melt sea levels will slowly rise requiring expensive sea walls and land abandoned to the incoming water. It’s a better investment to accelerate the transition to …

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Coronavirus cuts China’s greenhouse gas emissions by a quarter

Coronavirus cuts China’s greenhouse gas emissions by a quarter

The coronavirus has wiped out at least a quarter of China’s emissions of damaging greenhouse gases in the past two weeks, scientists have found. Measures to prevent the spread of the outbreak have led to sharp drops in the burning of fossil fuels – a key cause of the climate …

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Government Minister reveals India to stop thermal coal imports from 2024

Government Minister reveals India to stop thermal coal imports from 2024

India’s Coal and Mines minister Pralhad Joshi has revealed India will stop importing thermal coal from financial year 2023-24. The media reports gave little other detail about the proposal, which would have serious implications for Australian coal sales, with some commentators suggesting it could even mean an end to the …

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