Methane leak at Russian coal mine ‘could be the biggest ever detected’

Satellite data shows that on 14th January nearly 90 tonnes of methane were released, every hour, from the Russian mine

RWE brings solar to German coal mine

The company plans to develop a utility-scale photovoltaic system with integrated battery storage

Campaigners slam potential approval of new UK coal mine

If the project goes ahead, it would be the first deep coal mine to launch in the UK for more than 30 years

Government ‘likely to give green light to UK’s first coal mine in decades’

The colliery will produce coking coal for the UK’s steel industry which currently relies on Russia

Man ordered to sell village home to coal company

German Eckardt Heukamp has been forced to give his land to RWE for the excavation of coal in Lützerath

Former landfill and coal mine to become solar farm to power UK hospital

It is predicted that the solar energy produced by the project will power the hospital for three quarters of the year

BayWa r.e. snaps up wind farm located on a restored coal mine

The move is part of the company’s plan to expand its UK wind portfolio

Public inquiry into Cumbria coal mine begins

The inquiry into the controversial plans for the coal mine in West Cumbria is expected to last for at least four weeks

Uniper unveils plans to convert coal-fired plant into hydrogen hub

The German utility plans to build an electrolysis plant to produce green hydrogen and an import terminal for green ammonia

Green industries could create 9,000 jobs in Cumbria by 2036

A new report estimates nearly 4,500 green jobs could be created in West Cumbria, the area of the proposed coal mine