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Austria will be coal-free by 2025

April 16, 2016 7:45 am Published by

Verbund, Austria’s largest electricity provider, announced that it would shut its 226MW combined heat and power unit at Mellach by […]

Belgium bows out of coal

March 31, 2016 9:46 am Published by

Langerlo power station in Genk burnt its last ton of coal in March 2016, marking an end of an era […]

A giant rests

March 24, 2016 9:54 am Published by

The last of Longannet power station’s four coal units closed in March 2016, marking the end of coal-fired electricity generation […]