Tracker in the News

The world is going slow on coal, but misinformation is distorting the facts
The Guardian
October 15, 2017

Japan stubbornly sticks to coal
Equal Times
August 24, 2017

Coal in decline: an industry on life support
The Guardian
August 23, 2017

China backs hundreds of global coal power projects
Energy Daily
July 5, 2017

Chinese firms to build 700 coal plants
The Straits Times
July 2, 2017

Why green labels and scores are only starters for sustainable investment decision making
South China Morning Post
July 2, 2017

As Beijing Joins Climate Fight, Chinese Companies Build Coal Plants
New York Times
July 1, 2017

Prime minister Modi could lecture Trump on climate change — India is leapfrogging the US on renewables
Business Insider
June 26, 2017

The world’s newest development bank won’t fund coal
Dhaka Tribune
June 22, 2017

Neue Datenbank zeigt 120 wichtigste Kohlekraftwerksbauer
Sonnenseite
June 22, 2017

Is coal too relaxed as renewables gear up for Asia fight?
Reuters
June 12, 2017

Black not green
The News on Sunday (Pakistan)
June 11, 2017

The G20 must govern the shift to low-carbon energy
Nature
June 7, 2017

Will India Ever Need Another Coal Plant?
CityLab
May 25, 2017

As the World Cuts Back on Coal, a Growing Appetite in Africa
National Geographic
May 10, 2017

If India meets renewables target, no additional coal power needed till 2027
Hindustan Times
April 29, 2017

India’s coal plants are being shelved at a rapid pace
E&E NEws
April 26, 2017

India’s planned coal plants could ‘single-handedly jeopardise’ 1.5C target
Carbon Brief
April 26, 2017

India’s outsized coal plans would wipe out Paris climate goals
UCI News
April 25, 2017

Lacklustre power demand in Asia throws a cloud over coal
The Economist
April 1, 2017

The global coal boom finally seems to be winding down
Vox
March 24, 2017

Coal plant pipeline shrinks globally in 2016 – research
Reuters
March 22, 2017

Coal in “freefall” as new power plants dive by two-thirds
The Guardian
March 22, 2017

Waning global appetite for coal-fired power raises climate hopes
Financial Times
March 21, 2017

India cedes top coal importer role back to China as growth trend stalls: Russell
Reuters
January 30, 2017

Plans for 150GW of Coal Were Canceled in the First Half of 2016
Green Tech Media
November 15, 2016

Coal capacity cutbacks: Is the boom over?
The Economist Intelligence Unit
October 3, 2016

China is fueling a global decline in new coal power projects
Mashable
September 13, 2016

Harga Batu Bara: Perencanaan Pembangunan Pembangkit Listrik Turun, Batu Hitam Anjlok
(Coal Price: Development planning power down, coal drops)
E-Paper Business Indonesia
September 9, 2016

Climat/Énergie: L’Afrique se remet au charbon
Financial Afrik
September 8, 2016

全球规划燃煤项目不断削减
(Coal-fired projects continue to reduce the global plan)
Shandong Business
September 8, 2016

Toàn cầu giảm dùng than phát điện, dẫn đầu là Trung Quốc, Ấn Độ
(Global coal power generation dropped, led by China, India)
Báo Mới
September 8, 2016

Global coal power plans fall in 2016, led by China, India
DhakaTribune
September 8, 2016

Carbone, un mercato in crisi ma non troppo
Rinnovabili
September 7, 2016

More Like Coal Yeller
Grist
September 7, 2016

全球规划燃煤项目不断削减 中国削减产能最多
(Global planned coal capacity shows drop)
First Financial Daily
September 7, 2016

China leads global planned coal power decline
China Economic Review
September 7, 2016

Die Kohle bröckelt
(Crumbling coal)
Frankfurter Rundschau
September 6, 2016

全球煤电产能大减 中国贡献最大
(Global coal power capacity greatly reduced – greatest contribution to China)
emoney.cn
September 7, 2016

Global coal power plans fall in 2016, led by China, India: study
Reuters
September 6, 2016

Crise de surcapacité dans l’industrie charbonnière
Le Monde
April 1, 2016

Namesto premoga v energijo za vse
Delo
April 1, 2016

China, India pouring cash into coal plants that may not be used
Deutsche Welle
March 31, 2016

Global Coal Plant Overbuilding Could Cost $981 Billion
CleanTechnica
March 31, 2016

$1 trillion wasted on unneeded coal while Future Fund considers backing Adani
The Fifth Estate
March 30, 2016

 Global coal use down
Fiji Times
March 30, 2016

Utilities May Waste $981 Billion on Coal Plants, Study Finds
Bloomberg
March 30, 2016

$1tn Could Be Wasted on ‘Unneeded’ New Coal Plants, Report Warns
The Guardian
March 30, 2016

Coal Power’s Not-Quite-Last Gasp
Energy Matters
March 30, 2016

中国应遏制不必要的燃煤电厂建设
Financial Times China
March 30, 2016

Andrà perso il trilione di $ investito nel carbone
Rinnovabili
March 30, 2016

Ambiente: possibili nuovi investimenti in nuove centrali a carbone
Meteo Web
March 30, 2016

Speciale energia: ricerca, mille miliardi di dollari potrebbero andare 
Agenzia Nova (Abbonamento)
March 30, 2016

Kohlekraftwerke – Schluss mit dem Kohleboom
Frankfurter Rundschau
March 30, 2016

New coal plants rise in 2015 despite falling consumption
Carbon Brief
March 30, 2016

These two charts show why investing in coal power is a waste of $1 trillion
Yahoo Finance UK
March 30, 2016

Nearly $1 Trillion Wasted Globally on Unnecessary New Coal Plants
DeSmog blog
March 29, 2016

Report: The Money Wasted On Stranded Coal Assets Could End World Energy Poverty
Huffington Post
March 29, 2016

Paradoks: Masser af kulkraft undervejs
Politiken.dk
March 29, 2016

Andrà perso il trilione di $ investito nel carbone
Rinnovabili
March 30, 2016

Charbon : malgré la baisse de la demande, près d’un milliard de 
Novethic
March 30, 2016

Internationale Studie: Weltweit verschlingen Kohlekraftwerke knapp 
BIZZenergytoday
March 30, 2016

Thanh Bùi, Tiên Tiên, Trọng Hiếu hưởng ứng bảo vệ môi trường
Tuổi Trẻ
March 29, 2016

Sao Việt tham gia bảo vệ môi trường và chống biển đổi khí hậu
Báo Công Lý
March 30, 2016

New Coal Plants Rise in 2015 Despite Falling Consumption
Truth-Out
April 1, 2016

This Country Is Embracing Coal While The Rest Of The World Is 
ThinkProgress
April 1, 2016

China, India pouring cash into coal plants that may not be used
Deutsche Welle
March 31, 2016

Coal power glut puts $US1 trillion of investment at risk: report
Sydney Morning Herald
March 29, 2016

The Global Coal Renaissance Is the Most Important Climate Story Today
Vox News
July 7, 2015

Around the World, Coal Industry Spirals Downward
The Economist
March 30, 2015

In the Depths
The Economist
March 28, 2015

The Coal Industry Is So Totally Screwed
Grist
March 25, 2015

Industry in Turmoil
Power Magazine
March 24, 2015

The Grim Promise of India’s Coal-Fired Future
Bloomberg Business
March 21, 2015

The Lights May Be Going Out for Coal
The Telegraph
March 21, 2015

Il Carbone in Ritirata (Coal in Retreat)
GreenReport.it
March 19, 2015

Le Charbon, un Investissement de Plus en Plus Dangereux en Europe
(Coal: Investing Becomes More Dangerous in Europe)
Euractive
March 18, 2015

Coal Bust May Be Behind Stall in Carbon Emissions
New Scientist
March 17, 2015

Is the Global Coal Boom Over?
Treehugger
March 17, 2015

Old King Coal Is Sick – But Not Yet Dying
Climate News Network
March 17, 2015

More Coal Plants Are Being Cancelled Than Built
Energy Post
March 17, 2015

Coal Going ‘Bust’ as Retired, Cancelled Plants Outnumber New
Renew Economy
March 17, 2015

Report: Developers are Cancelling More Coal Plants Than They Build
Think Progress
March 17, 2015

Is the Global Coal Boom Fizzling Out?
Business Green
March 16, 2015

全球煤电衰落 中国仍在增长 (China Is Still Growing, But Global Decline of Coal)
Caixin
March 16, 2015

Auslaufmodell Kohlekraft (Quitting Coal Power)
Zeit Online
March 16, 2015