Tag: Coal Phase-out

Montenegro to set coal phase-out deadline – Montenegro, 30 April 2021

Montenegrin Prime Minister Zdravko Krivokapic said that the Government is preparing a new Energy Strategy which will emphasize investments in renewable energy projects in order to achieve climate neutrality, with the deadline for the country’s coal phase-out set in the National Energy and Climate Pl Full article available for subscribers of Energy NEWS service (PDF […]

Greece to phase-out coal by 2025 instead of 2028 – Greece, 28 April 2021

State Secretary at the Greek Ministry of Energy Alexandra Sdoukou said that the country’s last lignite-fired power plant will be closed in 2025, three years ahead of initially agreed deadline. This statement follows the decision of state-controlled Public Power Corporation (PPC) to abandon the op Full article available for subscribers of Energy NEWS service (PDF […]

TPP Kardia’s units III and IV to be withdrawn on 17 April – Greece, 13 April 2021

Units III and IV of coal-fired thermal power plant Kardia, operated by state-controlled Public Power Corporation (PPC), will be withdrawn from further operation on 17 April, after reaching their allowed number of operational hours (32,000). PPC agreed to shut down these two units in December 2019 Full article available for subscribers of Energy NEWS service […]