The NMA testified the 2015 rule imposed a “de facto moratorium on construction of new coal-fired power plants. The proposed revisions are necessary to allow construction of new, highly efficient coal units, particularly if regulations and fuel markets change and eliminate the current barriers on the construction of new, lower emitting coal-fired units.”
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Tlou Energy has responded to a query from the ASX regarding the company's Appendix 5B for the period ended 31 December 2018.
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Whitehaven Coal Limited announced the appointment of Lindsay Ward to the company’s Board of Directors with effect from 15 February 2019.