US climate envoy singles out coal; US utility to close Ohio plant 5 years early; Floods increase pressure on Germany; Indian regulator opens door for distribution utilities to dump old contracts; International Energy Agency warns of coal generation rebound.
European Union carbon price soars; South Korea ends support for new overseas coal plants; Greece brings coal end date forward; another Japanese coal plant cancelled; Queensland agency recommends rejection of coal mine.
UK council rejects mine; courts rule against coal projects in Australia and US; UK council rejects mine; accelerated closure for Colorado coal plant; AES closes coal units in Chile and looks to offload Vietnamese coal plant stake.
Black and Veatch exits new coal plant work; funders withdraw from South African mine; who will build the world’s last coal plant?; guilty pleas in US utility bailout scandal; Indonesian power and coal sectors rack up losses.
KEPCO exit strands two coal plant proposals; India suggests closing up to 70 coal units; German city joins Czech Republic in opposing Polish mine expansion; European investors criticise companies backing Vietnamese coal plant.
South Korean & Chilean bills to curb #coal power; Cambodian union leader backs renewables; Storebrand dumps coal stocks; lawsuit against US utility over Ohio scandal; Report estimates Australian coal plants kill almost 800 a year.