Tue, Apr 23, 2024

MP Frydenberg highlights importance of coal resources to Australian economy

“It is great Australia is hosting this forum for the third time in the event’s history, putting the spotlight on the vital field of low emissions technologies research.

Today I’d like to talk about the importance of the resources sector, in particular the coal industry, to the Australian economy and global energy security.”

Thermal Power Expands Feverishly in India

In the town of Patratu in eastern India will soon stand a thermal power plant generating 6,400 megawatts. That is 11 percent bigger than the Taichung Power Plant in Taiwan, currently the world's largest coal-fired station.

Is China's climate pledge full of hot air?

China's climate pledge to the United Nations this week has been heralded as proof of the country's new commitment to the environment, but some experts believe the government is under-promising.

Indonesia's coal consumption to more than double in five years

REPUBLIKA.CO.ID, JAKARTA -- The domestic consumption of coal would more than double in five years after the government carry out its program to build power plants with a total capacity of 35,000 megawatt.

Most of the power plants to be built in the next five year are expected to be coal fired power plants.