New Indonesian President has close ties to coal; European coal generation collapsed in 2023; new charges in Ohio utility scandal; uproar in Chhattisgarh parliament over approval for coal mines in Hasdeo Arand forest.
New Chinese plan to cut coal use to improve air quality; COP28 flags transition from fossil fuels; new Polish government sworn in; US groups call for ban on use of coal ash for fill and in landscaping.
New coal starts stall outside China; US court overturns mine permit; US pollution study finds coal-based fine particle pollution deadlier than previously thought; protest shuts Australian port for two days.
US groups celebrate the expiry of a permit for a US coal-to-diesel plant; India approves unnecessary coal plants; Turkish President drawn into controversy over mine expansion; US utility under investigation by Ohio organised crime unit.
Big US coal plant to close early; Poland offers to buy coal mines & plants from state-owned utilities; Indonesia pushes for G20 OK on coal lending as sustainable; Australian banks refuse to refinance A$1 billion loan for Whitehaven Coal.
Question marks over CCS; Poland’s push to extend coal subsidies; report says coal-free steel industry possible by 2045; South Korean steel industry wants changes to EU carbon border adjustment plan; call for sanctions enforcement against Australian company with Russian coal mine.