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Power - 26 May 2016


EIA: power sector CO2 emissions depends on CPP

According to the US EIA, trends in CO2 emissions from electricity generation through 2040 depend significantly on whether or not the Clean Power Plan is implemented.


Coal ash bill causes controversy in NC

A proposed bill regulating coal ash disposal sites in North Carolina has been welcomed by Duke Energy but criticised by others as “bailing out” the utility.


Hazelwood future in doubt

Engie’s Hazelwood power plant and lignite mine in Victoria might be closed or sold, according to CEO.


EIA sees two decades of pain for US coal

The US coal industry faces two decades of contraction, according to the US Energy Information Administration’s Reference Case forecast in the Annual Energy Outlook 2016.