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Matra coal plant to close in 2025

March 3, 2021 5:52 pm Published by Comments Off on Matra coal plant to close in 2025

The Hungarian government confirmed the closure of the coal units at Matra, thereby bringing forward the country's coal phase-out by 5 years.


Hungary brings coal phase-out forward by 5 years

March 3, 2021 5:55 pm Published by Comments Off on Hungary brings coal phase-out forward by 5 years

Hungary is the sixth European country to bring forward its coal phase out plan, announcing that it will shut its last coal plant in 2025.


Albioma Bois-Rouge plant

End of coal in La Reunion

January 25, 2021 3:22 pm Published by Comments Off on End of coal in La Reunion

Albioma’s Bois-Rouge plant stopped burning coal as of this year.


Slovenia now discussing coal phase-out

January 25, 2021 3:18 pm Published by Comments Off on Slovenia now discussing coal phase-out

A coal phase-out strategy was published at the end of 2020 but Slovenia is only looking at scenarios incompatible with the Paris Agreement.


Portugal to be coal free by year’s end

January 14, 2021 3:21 pm Published by Comments Off on Portugal to be coal free by year’s end

The 1296 MW Sines coal plant in Portugal will be shut at midnight tonight, almost nine years earlier than first planned.