Environmental impact of coal mining and burning
The environmental impact of the coal industry includes issues such as land use, waste management, water and air pollution, caused by the coal mining, processing and the use of its products. In additi...
Environmental impact of coal mining and burning - Wikipedia
Coal seam fire
A coal seam fire or mine fire is the underground smouldering of a coal deposit, often in a coal mine. Such fires have economic, social and ecological impacts. They are often started by lightning, gras...
Coal seam fire - Wikipedia
Coal mining in Australia
Coal in Australia is mined primarily in Queensland, New South Wales and Victoria. It is used to generate electricity and 54% of the coal mined in Australia is exported, mostly to eastern Asia. In 200...
Coal mining in Australia - Wikipedia
Effects of global warming on Australia
Predictions measuring the effects of global warming on Australia assert that climate change will negatively impact the continent's environment, economy, and communities. Australia has been designated ...
Effects of global warming on Australia - Wikipedia
Coal power in China
China is the largest consumer of coal in the world, and is about to become the largest user of coal-derived electricity, generating 1.95 trillion kilowatt-hours per year, or 68.7% of its electric...
Coal power in China - Wikipedia
Coal in South Africa
South Africa produces in excess of 255 million tonnes of coal (2011 estimate) and consumes almost three quarters of that domestically. Around 77% of South Africa's energy needs are directly derived fr...
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Coal power in the United States
Coal power in the United States accounted for 39% of the country's electricity production in 2013. Coal supplied 16.5 quadrillion BTUs of energy to electric power plants in 2013, which made up nearly ...
Coal power in the United States - Wikipedia
Sasol
Sasol Limited is an integrated energy and chemical company based in Johannesburg, South Africa. The company was formed in 1950 in Sasolburg, South Africa. It develops and commercialises technologies, ...
Sasol - Wikipedia
Environmental effects of coal
The environmental impact of the coal industry includes issues such as land use, waste management, water and air pollution, caused by the coal mining, processing and the use of its products. In additi...
Environmental effects of coal - Wikipedia
List of power stations in South Africa
South Africa produces around 240,300 gigawatt-hours (865,000 TJ) electricity annually. Most of this electricity is consumed domestically, but around 12,000 gigawatt-hour is annually exported to S...
List of power stations in South Africa - Wikipedia
Economy of South Africa
The economy of South Africa is the second largest in Africa, behind Nigeria, it accounts for 24% of its gross domestic product in terms of purchasing power parity, and is ranked as an upper-middle inc...
Economy of South Africa - Wikipedia
Debate over China's economic responsibilities for climate change mitigation
This article documents the debate over China's economic responsibilities for climate change mitigation and mitigation of climate change in China.Both internationally and within the People's Republic o...
Debate over China's economic responsibilities for climate change mitigation - Wikipedia
Electricity sector in China
The People's Republic of China's electric power industry has changed dramatically since the early 1990s to become the world's largest electricity consumer, passing the United States in 2011. In April ...
Electricity sector in China - Wikipedia
Greenhouse gas emissions by the United States
Until 2006, the United States was the largest emitter of carbon dioxide emissions. In 2006, China overtook the US.As of 2012 the Department of Energy projected United States' greenhouse gas (GHG) emis...
Greenhouse gas emissions by the United States - Wikipedia
Coal phase out
Fossil fuel phase-out is the proposed energy transition beyond fossil fuels through multiple means, including transport electrification, decommissioning of operating fossil fuel-fired power plants and...
Coal phase out - Wikipedia
Acid rain
Acid rain is a rain or any other form of precipitation that is unusually acidic, meaning that it possesses elevated levels of hydrogen ions (low pH). It can have harmful effects on plants, aquatic ani...
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Coal liquefaction
Coal can be converted into higher value hydrocarbons: liquid fuels, methane and petrochemicals. Conversion industry is commonly referred to "coal conversion" or "Coal To X". "Coal to Liquid Fuels" is ...