Beekeeper
Buzzin’ non-profit gives ex-coal miners chance to bee a success

The Appalachian Beekeeping Collective is helping displaced coal workers find a career in beekeeping

Coal mine
Germany to import 45 million tonnes of hard coal this year

That’s according to data from lobby group VDKI, which showed this will be a 1.4% rise from 2018

Japanese trading house ITOCHU announces coal exit

It is part of the company’s efforts to help reduce greenhouse gas emissions

Coal in the hands of a miner
Australia rejects new coal mine on environmental grounds

A court has delivered a landmark ruling suggesting the proposed facility would worsen climate change

Nottinghamshire coal-fired power station to close

The Cottam plant is set to cease production on 30th September 2019

India’s Narendra Modi government rolls out the coal

Since coming to power in 2014, it has deployed 52 new coal mines

US ‘to export more energy than it imports by 2020’

It is forecast to happen as increases in crude oil and natural gas production outpace growth in US energy consumption

Coal mining
Are US coal mines being shafted?

The number of active coal mines operating across the country more than halved between 2008 and 2017

Coal-fired power plant
Germany commits to ending coal power by 2038

The country currently has 84 coal-fired power stations in operation

Pile of coal
Is coal as reliable as we think?

A number of coal plant outages across the country have left heatwave-stricken homes without power