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22 October 2022

KEPCO losses put its energy transition plans at risk

14 October 2022

South Korean state utility KEPCO could find it difficult to follow through on its plan to sell its coal and gas assets abroad to fund the clean energy transition at home as it tries to fill a $12bn operating loss hole in its balance sheet.

Opening new mines in India will not solve power crisis

14 October 2022

The Indian government plans to develop 99 new coal projects, producing 427mn tonnes per year, in order to tackle the current coal shortage, even though the country has even more capacity currently lying idle.

India suspends environmental clearance for coal power plant

14 October 2022

India’s National Green Tribunal has suspended the environment clearance granted for the Yadadri Thermal Power Station being built in Nalgonda district.

NYK to develop offshore wind education

14 October 2022

Nippon Yusen Kaisha (NYK) and Nippon Marine Enterprises are to establish a training centre for offshore wind power generation in Akita Prefecture, Japan.