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The Japanese environment minister, Yoshiaki Harada, announced a "policy initiative" to oppose new or expanded coal-fired power plants, the national newspaper Asahi Shimbun reported. The environment minister does not have the final say on new power generation projects, but his opinion is considered a fundamental part of the planning process.

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Philippines and coal - SourceWatch

The Philippines is a relatively minor coal producer but has a number of coal-fired power stations. The Philippine Department of Energy estimates that in 2005 coal-fired power stations accounted for 3,967 MW of the electricity generated in the country, representing approximately 27% of the total. In addition the cement sector accounted for approximately 20% of the country's coal consumption.

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Eco Groups Rally to Oppose New Coal-Fired Plants

The elections finally are over and finished, but a new campaign is underway across Michigan. Environmental activists are aiming to block construction of eight new coal-fired power plants, including one in Bay County and another in Midland.

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Sual residents oppose construction of coal-fired power ...

Residents of Sual, Pangasinan on Thursday trooped to the Office of the Ombudsman to oppose the planned construction of a 1,000-megawatt coal-fired power plant in their town.

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Eco Groups Rally to Oppose New Coal-Fired Plants

The elections finally are over and finished, but a new campaign is underway across Michigan. Environmental activists are aiming to block construction of eight new coal-fired power plants, including one in Bay County and another in Midland.

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Connecticut AG opposes federal Energy Department's ...

Connecticut AG opposes federal Energy Department's proposed coal, nuclear subsidies ... change the electric generation markets by subsidizing certain coal-fired and nuclear power plants despite ...

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Negros bishop opposes building of coal-fired power plant ...

A Catholic bishop has objected to plans for a coal-fired power station in Negros Occidental, denouncing it as harmful to people and the environment. San Miguel Corporation's power unit SMC Global Power Holdings wants to build a 300-megawatt coal plant in San Carlos City.

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New Mexico city aims to keep open coal-fired power plant ...

Aug 16, 2019 · FILE - This Nov. 9, 2009, file photo shows the coal-fired San Juan Generating Station near Farmington, N.M. The New Mexico Public Regulation Commission is considering proposals from Public Service Co. of New Mexico that outline the closure of the power plant and how the utility plans to replace the lost capacity.

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MNP opposes coal-fired power production - Mon News Agency

Therefore, we stand with the public and oppose the project. We will welcome natural gas over coal-fired power. We urge them to use natural gas. We are holding this talk to the public for them to understand about the negative impacts of the coal-fired plant," said Dr. Min Kyi Win, join-secretary (2) of MNP.

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Japan to oppose new or expanded coal-fired power plants in ...

Apr 01, 2019 · Japan's environment minister has announced he will "in principle" oppose any new plans to build or expand coal-fired power stations, as further signs emerge of a dramatic energy pivot by Australia's top export market for thermal coal. Guardian Australia reported in March that Japan had ...

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OPPOSE COAL FIRED POWER PLANT IN PALAWAN (and the rest .

OPPOSE COAL FIRED POWER PLANT IN PALAWAN (and the rest of the country) Sign the petition. LP. Campaign created by. Living Laudato Si Philippines. The Department of Environment and Natural Resources' Environmental Management Bureau has just issued an .

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Vietnam continues to develop coal-fired power despite ...

Scientists oppose building of coal-fired power plants. Hanoi fumbles about solutions to combat air pollution. Kim Chi. vietnam economy, business news, vn news, vietnamnet bridge, english news ...

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Cypress Creek Power Station | Beyond Coal - Sierra Club

Setbacks in court and in Congress, coupled with pressure from environmental grassroots organizations, has left ODEC with only one choice: suspend efforts to build the Cypress Creek Power Station. The proposed coal-fired power plant could resurface in the future, but for now, local residents and environmentalists celebrate the victory at hand.

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Inside the war on coal - politico

The war on coal is not just political rhetoric, or a paranoid fantasy concocted by rapacious polluters. It's real and it's relentless. Over the past five years, it has killed a coal-fired ...

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Investor group now opposes GE plans for Lamu coal plant ...

Lamu County residents protest against Amu Power coal power plant saying its construction was a health hazard. [File, Standard] A group of investors in US conglomerate General Electric (GE) has publicly opposed its plans to buy a stake in a Kenyan coal-fired plant. They claim the project would damage ...

Deep coal mine gets go ahead in Cumbria despite protests ...

Mar 19, 2019 · Japan to oppose new or expanded coal-fired power plants in blow to Australian exports. Australia's top export market for thermal coal gives further signs of dramatic energy pivot to renewables.

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Trump Plan for Coal, Nuclear Power Draws Fire From ...

Oct 22, 2017 · Trump Plan for Coal, Nuclear Power Draws Fire From Environmental, Oil Groups Critics from factions often at odds are calling Trump administration's proposal a bailout for struggling power plants The Trump administration wants to shore up coal-fired and nuclear power plants with a proposal that has drawn criticism from across other energy ...

Utah and coal - SourceWatch

Existing coal plants. Utah had 16 coal-fired generating units at 8 locations in 2005, with 5,080 MW of capacity - representing 74.0% of the state's total electric generating capacity. Oklahoma had 15 coal-fired generating units at 7 locations in 2005, with 5,720 MW of capacity - representing 26.6% of the state's total electric generating capacity.

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CSOs Oppose Karen State Coal-fired Power Plant

Jun 22, 2017 · MAWLAMYINE, Mon State — Nearly 150 civil society organizations (CSOs) across the country denounced a coal-fired power plant project in Karen State's Hpa-an Township as a state minister confirmed plans for 11 new plants with an aim to source 33 percent of Myanmar's energy consumption from coal by 2030.

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A.G. Schneiderman Opposes Unlawful Trump Bailout Plan For ...

A.G. SCHNEIDERMAN OPPOSES UNLAWFUL TRUMP BAILOUT PLAN FOR COAL-BURNING POWER PLANTS. DOE's Proposal To Subsidize Dirty Coal-Burning Power Would Violate ple Federal Laws Proposal Threatens New Yorkers With More Pollution And Climate Change, And A Less Reliable And Resilient Electricity Supply

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