Spanish mine owner jailed over lack of rehabilitation; EU backs draft methane regulation; draft Indian policy flags no new coal plants beyond those under construction; Adani said it was leaving Myanmar but kept negotiating with the military regime.
Legal action against Belgian bank over fossil fuel bonds; Indonesian businessman arrested in coal mine investigation; Dow Jones dumps Adani Ports from sustainability index; Anglo American pays to offload its South African coal mines.
Coal burns Bangladesh’s finances; COVID-19 outbreaks in Czech Republic and Philippines mines; Poland investigates coal consolidation; Mongolia offers coal plant to Rio Tinto.
Mines, ports, power plants hit by coronavirus impacts; Sumitomo restricts coal lending; South Korea bails out coal plant manufacturer as demand falls; Indian utilities slash coal capacity, coal stockpiles grow.
Coal power fell in 2019; use of US coal plants slides further; Chinese steel giant pursues hydrogen.
Senegal axes new coal plant; Netherlands passes 2030 coal exit law; Philippines agency finds carbon majors liable for climate damage.
South Africa rejects coal mine; Romanian court blocks mine expansion; bankruptcy for third largest US coal company.
SE Asian coal power starts slide; Brazilian coal loses tender; ominous pro-coal pitch by Chinese Premier; US insurer retreats on coal; green hydrogen viable by 2030 for steel.
Air pollution hits India’s wheat crop; South African Cabinet approves new coal; Russian bank flags divestment risks.