at least eleven dead and about fifty missing as a result of an accident in a coal mine

Ambulances and fire engines parked near the Listviazhnaya coal mine in Siberia on November 25, 2021. Eleven people died and nearly fifty others are missing after an accident. AP Another disaster in the mines of Russia. At least 11 people have been killed and 46 are missing following an accident at a coal mine in … Read more

Spain reactivates coal power stations in the week Portugal closes Pego

Last Friday, when the Pego Thermoelectric Power Plant ran out of coal stocks, more than 30 trucks were in a great bustle transporting 100,000 tonnes of this mineral from the port of Ferrol, in Galicia, to the As Pontes Power Station, in the same Spanish village. Despite having been out of operation since July, and … Read more

It’s over! Portugal no longer produces electricity from coal

Today is a historic day for Portugal! Our country has definitely stopped using coal to produce electricity. This Saturday was the first day of electricity production without the use of coal burning, after the Pego plant had exhausted its stock of coal, despite being licensed to operate until 30 November. The announcement was made by … Read more

Australia reaffirms it will not abandon coal production

Coal ready for transport from a site near Muswellbrook, Australia on November 2, 2021. MARK BAKER / AP Australia does not intend to strengthen its short-term targets. She said, Monday, November 8, that she will continue to sell charcoal for ” decades “, after rejecting an agreement to phase out this polluting fossil fuel in … Read more

Finland in the world press

Finland’s efforts to increase its hydrogen capabilities were highlighted this week, with hydrogen-focused magazine H2 View reporting that the country is set to construct its first green hydrogen production plant. The plant, which will have a capacity of 20MW, will be built in the municipality of Harjavalta in Western Finland. When commissioned, it will generate … Read more