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Plans for New Coal Plants Have Dropped 14% Globally, Shows New Study

Largest drop recorded in China and India as both nations begin to move away from coal

The amount of coal power capacity under development worldwide saw a dramatic drop in the first half of 2016, mainly due to shifting policies in Asia, according to a survey by CoalSwarm's Global Coal Plant Tracker. Overall, the “coal plant pipeline”—the total…
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by: Christine Shearer and Ted Nace – September 7, 2016


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