UK to pass 1,000 hours without coal as energy shift accelerates /Link
Revival of last eight plants when ‘beast from the east’ hit Britain proved to be brief
Britain will soon have been powered for more than a thousand hours without coal this year, in a new milestone underscoring how the polluting fuel’s decline is accelerating.
The UK’s last eight coal power plants staged a brief revival when the “beast from the east” pushed up gas prices earlier this year, causing coal plants to fire up.Continue reading...
Published on 12 Jul 2018 at 05:16PM