“The proposed rule is a sensible approach to regulating carbon dioxide emissions from the nation’s coal fleet,” says ACCCE.
Selected projects will support the development of technologies to address challenges and knowledge gaps associated with reducing the cost of carbon capture, supporting DOE’s goal to develop technologies that can significantly reduce the cost of CO2 capture from coal-fired power plants.
The Clean Power Plan would have caused more coal-fired power plants to retire prematurely even though policy makers have become increasingly concerned that coal retirements are a threat to grid resilience and national security, says ACCCE.
The new report is clear that cleaner coal technologies are the lowest cost option among all available low emission technologies in ASEAN.
Building a new HELE coal-fired power plant in Queensland makes sense to further strengthen energy security for all Australians.
Corwyn Bruce, Head of Technical Services with the International CCS Knowledge Centre, answers questions on the announced retirement of coal-fired power units BD4&5 and what this means for CCS.
GE Power’s Ostroleka coal power plant technology will be specifically designed for operational flexibility to improve start time, start fuel, ramp-up and turn-down rate, and minimum load.
Gulf Energy, the developer of the Lamu coal power plant in Kenya, will use GE’s Ultra-Supercritical Clean Coal Technology following an agreement signed in Nairobi yesterday.