Brexit may hamper Britain’s plans to abandon coal

Brexit may hamper Britain’s plans to abandon coal

Britain’s recent decision to leave the European Union may hinder its 15-year plan to shut down coal-fired power stations and decommission all but one of its ageing nuclear plants. The nation, which would lose 23 gigawatts (GW) of power-generating capacity with such measure, would then have to rely more than ever on imports of natural gas and electricity… or not. Read more at mining.com

2016-08-24 09:11