Coal Power

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Name: Coal Power
First reported 22 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 1 reports

Do not cancel all coal blocks: Govt to SC

The union government has urged the Supreme Court - which scrapped all coal block allocations since 1993 as illegal - to not cancel all allocations since it will lead to a power crisis in the nation, said media reports.The government through Attorney General ... [Published Sify - 22 hours ago]
Entities: Coal, Allotment, Verdict, Quash
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 17 hours ago - 1 reports

Kirubi, Ahmednasir in dog fight for coal power tender

The fight for multi-billion-shilling government contracts yesterday took an ugly turn after a bare-knuckle war broke out between billionaire businessman Chris Kirubi and two Nairobi lawyers representing rival bidders for the 960 megawatt Lamu Coal Plant ... [Published Business Daily Africa - 17 hours ago]
First reported 18 hours ago - Updated 18 hours ago - 1 reports

The Counties: State set to award tender in Lamu's Sh184 billion coal power project

Cabinet Secretary Davis Chirchir, centre, peruse through the notes during a report presentation by Evaluation, Commercial and Tender committee of Lamu 960MW Coal Project in Nairobi.  Looking on are Simon Ngure Chairman of the committee and Joseph Njoroge, ... [Published East African Standard - 18 hours ago]
First reported Sep 01 2014 - Updated Sep 01 2014 - 2 reports

Lib Dems to set out green pledges

The Liberal Democrats will commit to a new law that would ban electricity generated from coal power stations without carbon capture and storage facilities. The Guardian reports that Energy Secretary Ed Davey will outline five green pledges that will be ... [Published PoliticsHome - Sep 01 2014]
First reported Sep 01 2014 - Updated Sep 01 2014 - 1 reports

Warburton's strange affection for ageing power

The emerging rationale for why the Renewable Energy Target must be pared back is because we’ve already got more than enough power stations to meet electricity demand so why encourage any more from renewable energy sources. We don’t need it apparently ... [Published Business Spectator - Sep 01 2014]
First reported Aug 31 2014 - Updated Aug 31 2014 - 1 reports

China to ensure efficient functioning of Sri Lanka's problem-plagued coal power plant

* Aug 31, Colombo: During the upcoming Chinese President xi Jinping's visit to Sri Lanka, the two countries will sign a Memorandum of Understanding to ensure trouble-free, smooth functioning of the China-funded Lakvijaya coal power plant at Norochcho ... [Published Colombo Page - Aug 31 2014]
First reported Aug 30 2014 - Updated Aug 30 2014 - 1 reports

Problems over power

First published in LettersWHEN I was apprenticed into the electricity supply industry in the 1960s, nuclear was all the rage and coal was king.Now no one wants nuclear or coal power stations.Gas or oil is expensive and a waste of a valuable resource, ... [Published Andover Advertiser - Aug 30 2014]
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

Norocholai Coal Power to go online in next two days

(Colombo Lankapvath) Ceylon Electricity Board deputy general M.C Wickramashingha told media that Norocholai Coal Power plant will commence its power generation with-in next two days.Power generation of Norocholai Coal Power plant came to a halt on day ... [Published Lankapuvath - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 2 reports

A Lump of Coal for the Climatistas

( )Yesterday the Wall Street Journal reported (“ Germany’s Expensive Gamble on Renewable Energy ”) on the high cost of the climate-related energy fanaticism of Germany’s green shirts (why not?), which is not starting to take a tangible toll on the country’s ... [Published Power Line - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 3 reports

German regulator advocates continuing use of coal power

The president of Germany’s Federal Network Agency (BnetzA) says the country must maintain its dependency on coal-fired power in order to guarantee its energy security."Those who call for an end of coal power generation don't have much interest in a reliable ... [Published Power Engineering International - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

EoIs deadline for coal power projects extended

ISLAMABAD: The Private Power and Infrastructure Board (PPIB) has extended the deadline to 29 September, 2014 of receiving expressions of interest (EoI ... [Published The News International - Aug 28 2014]
Entities: Coal Power, EOIs, Deadline
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 2 reports

New coal power stations threat to EU’s emissions target

New coal power stations designed to burn Europe’s massive deposits of lignite pose a serious threat to the continent’s decarbonisation efforts, according to figures released on Wednesday. Analysts from Greenpeace’s Energydesk compiled data from the ... [Published Energy and energy security - Aug 28 2014]

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...and Society, said ''it's sad and very sobering to have found that human disturbance added to the severity at which the fires burned'', and "logging actually makes a forest more likely to have a fire at a much higher severity than otherwise would be the case" . Assuming she cares to avoid being labelled a hypocrite, I trust Ms Devine will now either apologise or, in the interests of consistency, incite violence...
"The law and order situation is not conducive for coal miningmining projects in Jharkhand. Employees of NTPC and contractors have been manhandled. Moreover, no policy is available for squatters on government land and jungle-jhari land and in forest area for and in forest area for those not covered under the Forest Rights Act 2006" the company said in a response to ET's queries
...from coal in old power plants without carbon capture would be banned in a proposal that will form the centrepiece of the Liberal Democrats " commitment on the environment in its general election manifesto."
Commenting on Thursday last, Power and Coal Minister Piyush Goyal said: "I don't know about the possibility of a breakdown ... There is a problem, I think, with many of the coal supplies."

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PennEnergy's Daily Power Update 9/2 [Published Michele Kearney's Nuclear Wire - 42 mins ago]
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Do not cancel all coal blocks: Govt to SC [Published Sify - 22 hours ago]
Marita Noon: Mr. President, what about a campai... [Published Redstate - 22 hours ago]
7 reasons to claim water for life, not for coal [Published Greenpeace USA - Sep 01 2014]
Aussie uranium for India [Published Japan Times - Sep 01 2014]
Blocks and tackle [Published The Week - Sep 01 2014]
Five new laws for a greener Britain [Published Liberal Democrat Party - Sep 01 2014]
7 reasons to claim water for life, not for coal [Published Greenpeace news - Sep 01 2014]
7 reasons to claim water for life, not for coal [Published The Greenpeace weblog - Sep 01 2014]
Security and land purchase issues ground NTPC's... [Published Economic Times - Sep 01 2014]
Lib Dems to set out green pledges [Published PoliticsHome - Sep 01 2014]
Warburton's strange affection for ageing power [Published Business Spectator - Sep 01 2014]
Energy investment needs a clear de-carbonisatio... [Published Business Spectator - Sep 01 2014]
Liberal Democrats seek to ban 'unabated' coal p... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Sep 01 2014]
Lessons from coal crunch: Chance to revamp and ... [Published Deccan Herald - Aug 31 2014]
Cronies & Coal [Published Eleven Myanmar - Aug 31 2014]
The devaluation of degrees [Published The Australian - Aug 31 2014]
China to ensure efficient functioning of Sri La... [Published Colombo Page - Aug 31 2014]
Integrity not packed for politicians' costly tr... [Published Canberra Times - Aug 30 2014]
Modi to review project progress, infra ministri... [Published Financial Express - Aug 30 2014]
Problems over power [Published Andover Advertiser - Aug 30 2014]
Carbon control: Cess on all fossil fuel mooted [Published Business Standard India - Aug 29 2014]
Uncertainty, Rising Costs Cloud Indian Coal Sec... [Published Huffington Post - Aug 29 2014]
Norocholai Coal Power to go online in next two ... [Published Lankapuvath - Aug 29 2014]
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PennEnergy's Daily Power Update 9/2 [Published Michele Kearney's Nuclear Wire - 42 mins ago]
Energy News & Insights Finding the Green Workforce While there may always be room for debate concerning clean energy initiatives and the long-term merits of a low carbon driven economy, what remains is the fact that the renewable industry ...
7 reasons to claim water for life, not for coal [Published Greenpeace news - Sep 01 2014]
Safe, affordable and accessible water is one of our planet's scarcest natural resources. Many people don't have access to fresh water for sanitation, agriculture, or even to drink. Yet, global water consumption by the power sector is growing; it's ...
7 reasons to claim water for life, not for coal [Published The Greenpeace weblog - Sep 01 2014]
Safe, affordable and accessible water is one of our planet's scarcest natural resources. Many people don't have access to fresh water for sanitation, agriculture, or even to drink. Yet, global water consumption by the power sector is growing; it's ...
A Lump of Coal for the Climatistas [Published Power Line - Aug 28 2014]
(Steven Hayward) Yesterday the Wall Street Journal reported (“ Germany’s Expensive Gamble on Renewable Energy ”) on the high cost of the climate-related energy fanaticism of Germany’s green shirts (why not?), which is not starting to take a tangible ...
Historic Proposal for Affordable Clean Energy W... [Published Burnt Orange Report - Aug 28 2014]
Today, Austin City Council will consider an  historic energy proposal from Council Member Chris Riley  that would save Austin millions while demonstrating an unprecedented commitment to renewable energy. The resolution calls for Austin Energy to bring ...
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