Tag Archive: Austria

European countries ring in 2024 by bidding farewell to coal

January 15, 2024 9:51 am Published by

To kickstart the new year, Slovakia and Austria have bid farewell to coal power. Slovakia has expedited its coal exit from 2030 to 2024, while rumours of a return to coal in Austria have failed to materialise, with record additions of solar and wind power easing out coal and helping to ensure security of supply.

Austria retains coal-free status

January 1, 2024 8:17 am Published by

Austria reinstates its coal-free status after an emergency measure to reopen the mothballed Mellach coal plant (246 MW) in June […]