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Synonyms for coal-fired

fueled by burning coal


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The construction of the power facility, he added, dovetails the pronouncement of President Duterte, who stressed the need to put up more coal-fired power plants to avert another power crisis, owing to the influx of investors and increasing power consumption brought about by the population boom.
In the Philippines, Congress has moved to raise the tax on coal from P10 per metric ton to P50 per ton this year, P100 per ton in 2019 and P150 per ton in 2020-a move seen to discourage investments on coal-fired projects.
Other factors contributing to the reduced coal-fired generation include stagnant electricity consumption and higher consumer demand for renewables amid accommodative state policies.
Environmental protection in coal-fired boilers is a political task that must be completed on schedule.
In 2015, the Ministry of Environmental Protection, the National Development and Reform Commission, and the National Energy Administration jointly issued a plan for coal-fired power plants to renovate facilities to cut emissions and conserve energy.
Yet another report says Punjab had decided to go for hydro power projects instead of coal-fired power plants.
The idea is to replace the coal-fired plants with gas-fired plants, increase renewables over the next five years, and build new nuclear power stations in the longer term.
Critics said the Philippines' position to reduce carbon dioxide emissions at the Climate Change Summit contradicts its issuance of permits that allowed the establishment of coal-fired power plants.
Despite having an abundance of renewable energy, Australia continues to produce around 75% of its electricity from old, heavily polluting coal-fired power stations.
In addition, coal-fired power plants are also a significant source of carbon dioxide emissions, which is a significant contributor to global warming, which itself poses one of the greatest threats to public health in the long term.
The other project planned to be constructed at Gadani, Balochistan, includes two 660 MW coal-fired power plants.
That's how many gigawatts (GW) of capacity from coal-fired is to be generators retired from 175 coal-fired power plants between 2012 and 2016.
International Resource News-July 30, 2012--Progress Energy Carolinas to accelerate retirement of one North Carolina coal-fired power plant(C)1994-2012 ENPublishing - http://www.
This means that a CCS coal fired plant would cost about the same as the equivalent combination of windfarm plus its essential back-up coal-fired plant, but whereas the windfarm would reduce its coal fired partner's carbon emissions by no more than 25-30% the CCS plant would replace the conventional coal plant in its entirety and achieve at least a 90% reduction.
IN A REPORT COMPILED in early 2007, the Department of Energy listed 151 coal-fired power plants in the planning stages and talked about a resurgence in coal-fired electricity.