Bulgaria Coal Plant

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Nov 01, 2017The new requirements for the best available techniques for large combustion plants, adopted in April, impose the power plants on coal which are among the biggest contaminants in Bulgaria and Europe, to invest in techniques for 'greening' of their production or to close down. The long-awaited revision of existing documents,

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Palaeoenvironmental implications of coal formation in

Jul 01, 2017The Dobrudzha Coal Basin, the largest bituminous coal basin in Bulgaria, is located in the northeastern part of the country and belongs to the southeastern part of the Moesian platform ().The basin covers an area of several thousand square kilometers on-shore and off-shore Bulgaria, and comprises three coal deposits, i.e. Dobrudzha, Kaliakra and Nanevo deposits (Fig. 1A; Nikolov et al.,

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Category:Existing coal plants in Bulgaria

Table 1: Existing coal-fired power plants in Bulgaria (updated July 2016) Unit. Sponsor. Parent. Capacity (MW) Year. City. Province. Bobov Dol power station Unit 1.

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Disease burden and excess mortality from coal

Mar 25, 2021We studied the contribution of coal-fired power plant (CPP) emissions (SO 2 and NOx) to air pollution levels and annual excess mortality by cardiovascular and respiratory diseases in Europe, based on fine particulate matter (PM2.5) concentrations computed with a regional atmospheric chemistry-transport model.The health burden of European CPP emission-induced PM2.5, estimated with the

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Energy Minister: Bulgaria will continue to rely on its

Bulgaria does not give up its coal plants, Energy Minister Temenuzhka Petkova said on February 24 after a meeting with the trade unions, which discussed the conditions under which the country would accept the so-called "Green Deal" of the European

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Alarming scientific study confirms that burning coal

Bulgaria: Alarming scientific study confirms that burning coal causes water stress. Sofia,‌ ‌Bulgaria,‌ ‌7‌ ‌July‌ ‌2021‌ - The coal-power energy sector is using enormous amounts of fresh water which is projected to negatively affect lives and the ecological balance of the surrounding region. This is the conclusion of the new report The Unquenchable Thirst of Energy

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The Great Water Grab

Mar 08, 2019This study covers 1811 GW installed capacity of coal-fired power plants globally, and 1300 GW proposed capacity of coal-fired power plants, as at the end of 2013. This amounts to 8,359 installed coal-fired power plant units and 2,668 proposed units. The data were used to carry out a thorough plant-by-plant assessment of fresh water use by the coal

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Data Journalism Top 10: Climate Crises, Air Pollution and

Aug 06, 2021By doing so, the plants may have saved at least 26.6 million euros (around $31 million USD.) Officials at both plants have denied inaccurately reporting emissions data. NEW: Two coal power plants linked to a Bulgarian energy tycoon may have under-reported carbon dioxide emissions for years, possibly saving them more than €26.6m in payments.

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Convert Coal Power Plants to Hydrogen

May 28, 2015A coal burning power plant could be converted to hydrogen and then the infrastructure of the old power plant would be utilized making the shift to renewable energy more economical and quick to implement. Our estimations predict that such a system will produce electricity for less money per kWh than coal.

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Has Bulgaria's coal industry hit rock bottom?

Jul 19, 2018Within Bulgaria's coal industry, many roads seem to lead back to notorious coal tycoon Hristo Kovachki, who either owns or controls many of the plants or mines in the country.

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Last Gasp: The coal companies making Europe sick

The final three are: ČEZ in the Czech Republic, Endesa in Spain, and Bulgarian Energy Holding in Bulgaria. Coal-fired electricity in Europe is in terminal decline. Wind and solar are taking over and making coal plants redundant, but the speed of change remains important. Many companies still have no plans to retire their coal plants.

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European Electricity Review: H1

Jul 28, 2021At the halfway point of the year, we take stock of the progress made in the transition from coal to clean electricity in Europe, both across the EU-27 and in key neighbours (UK, Turkey and Western Balkans). The report presents the latest data on Europe's electricity generation in the first six months of 2021 compared to the same period both during (H1-2020) and before (H1-2019) the

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Rudnik Coal Mines In Bulgaria

Oct 23, 2009They extract coal where it is transported by long tapes of plastic conveyor belts ( check the conveyor belts in my second video) to three different thermal power plants. The power plants supply energy to most of Bulgaria, Ukraine, Russia, and Greece. If you would like

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Four in five EU coal plants unprofitable as renewables and

Coal accounts for 80% of total generation in Poland, 43% in the Czech Republic and 39% in Bulgaria. Matt Gray said: "Getting off coal is cheap and can be a win-win for consumers and shareholders, providing governments and investors work with local communities."

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Clean the Industry – Petition

The fines imposed on coal plant operators for breaking the law are too low to deter them from operating illegally. For example, for coal plant operators, whose annual turnover typically ranges from €86 to €400 million, the fine for not having a permit is capped at a one-off payment of between €6,440 and €12,880.

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Nuclear ambitions fan controversy in Bulgaria

Oct 30, 2007Russia already provides 100 percent of Bulgaria's natural gas, 89 percent of its imported crude oil – which is processed at the only Bulgarian oil refinery, owned by the Russian company Lukoil – and 36 percent of its hard coal imports. Russia also provides all the nuclear fuel for the Kozloduy power plant, and recycles all its spent fuel.

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Bulgaria coal plant

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The Week: Kicking the coal can down the road, the

Jul 02, 2021Bulgaria doesn't have that. In the middle of the country, there is a glaring gap visible from space that marks the biggest open mine - Maritza Iztok. Next to it, stands the coal plant by the same name, which pollutes the skies above Stara Zagora and delivers hugely expensive electricity.

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Uncertainty Shadows Future of Bulgaria's Coal

May 31, 2021Uncertainty Shadows Future of Bulgaria's Coal-Fueled Power Plants. If the resources of the European Commission's Just Transition Fund are

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Nuclear ambitions fan controversy in Bulgaria

Oct 30, 2007Russia already provides 100 percent of Bulgaria's natural gas, 89 percent of its imported crude oil – which is processed at the only Bulgarian oil refinery, owned by the Russian company Lukoil – and 36 percent of its hard coal imports. Russia also provides all the nuclear fuel for the Kozloduy power plant, and recycles all its spent fuel.

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Western Balkan coal plants pollute twice as much as those

Jul 15, 2021Since 2018, 17 of the 18 coal power plants in the Western Balkans have been under legal obligation to implement the EU's Large Combustion Plant Directive (LCPD). This should have resulted in significant immediate drops in SO2, NOx and dust pollution, followed by gradual reductions of these pollutants until the end of 2027.

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Ruse Iztok Coal Power Plant

Worldwide Industrial Information. Type: Coal Power Plant; Area: Ruse; Kind of Fuel: Bituminous Coal; Power Capacity: 360 MW (2 x 110 MW, 2 x 60 MW, 2 x 30 MW)

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Clinging to coal: A sobering look into Bulgaria's energy

Infobox: Energy and climate in Bulgaria. Almost half of Bulgaria's primary electricity generation of about 38,574,877 MWh a year comes from coal. Renewables provide around 18 percent of all electricity consumed, but 5 percent of that 18 is based on the fact that Bulgaria has reported old-fashion wood burning as renewable.

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Serbia cancels construction of new coal power plant

May 27, 2021Serbia appears to have finally committed to exiting coal. Workers and miners at the Thermal Power Plant Nikola Tesla (TENT) and the Kolubara mine in central Serbia this week held a "warning protest" over a supposed letter in which the country's ministry of mining and energy instructed the state-owned EPS power company (Elektroprivreda Srbije) to halt construction of the planned

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Ivan Tzankov, AES: Modern Coal Plants Guarantee the

Dec 06, 2019Coal plants are important for Bulgaria's energy security. They provide 40% of the country's electricity, and in the winter, their share in the energy mix reaches 60%. It is therefore encouraging for us that the Government is considering different options for implementing capacity mechanisms in Bulgaria.

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Coal Plants by Country (MW)

Coal Plants by Country (MW) July 2017 - Includes units 30 MW and larger Country Announced Pre-permit Permitted Announced + Pre-permit + Permitted Construction Shelved Operating Cancelled 2010-2017 Taiwan 0 1,600 849 2,449 2,400 7,600 16,157 5,200 Laos 700 0 0 700 0 626 1,878 0 Senegal 0 350 0 350 125 250 30 250 Colombia 550 350 0 900 250 350

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EU coal regions: opportunities and challenges ahead

Jul 31, 2018Coal still provides 15% of EU power generation. Two thirds of the coal power plants currently operating in Europe are expected to close between 2020 and 2030. Coal power plants in the EU employ around 53,000 people and coal mines 185,000 workers, totalling around 238,000 jobs.

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Aurubis

Jun 24, 2021Compared to coal-fired power generation, this will save 15,000 tons of CO2 emissions per year – or over 225,000 tons for the planned operating period. The Aurubis-1 PV plant is only one aspect of the company's efforts in Bulgaria to switch to internal renewable energy in the country.

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Clinging to coal: A sobering look into Bulgaria's energy

Jul 23, 2019Officially, in this region, private companies own the plants and mines in Bulgaria – although in the case of the Pernik power plant, the state also holds a fifth. Unofficially, however, the real owner of plants and mines in this country is a well-known energy oligarch on the Balkans living in Sofia.

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The Empire new EN

In Bulgaria, solar plants and wind farms receive 15 to 30 percent less for electricity production than these coal burning facilities. • The coal miners have to accept monthly wages of 300, rarely 400 euro.

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List of Coal PowerPlants

Dec 11, 2018Maritsa 3 Coal Power Plant Bulgaria : 120 : Bulgaria : Khaskovo : Bobov Dol Coal Power Plant Bulgaria : 630 : Bulgaria : Kyustendil : Maritsa Iztok-1 Coal Power Plant Bulgaria : 670 : Bulgaria : Stara Zagora : Maritsa Iztok-2 Coal Power Plant Bulgaria : 1450 : Bulgaria : Stara Zagora : Maritsa Iztok-3 Coal Power Plant Bulgaria : 840 : Bulgaria

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