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Mapping coal use in the UK steel sector

Ember’s UK Steel Database reveals what it would take steel from coal to clean.

  • Europe
  • United Kingdom
  • Coal
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New UK carbon market risks a carbon price half that of the EU

The UK government can offer businesses more post-Brexit certainty by increasing the carbon price floor – ahead of aligning the market with net zero

  • Europe
  • United Kingdom
  • G7
  • G20
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UK wind power pushes fossil gas to 5-year low

Latest UK power sector data shows that the UK grid is accelerating towards a 2035 gas phase-out, with wind power replacing fossil gas.

  • United Kingdom
  • Europe
  • Wind
  • Gas
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German State Awards €317 Million To Loss-Making Coal Plants

Ember reveals that Germany's auction, intended to accelerate the coal exit, instead bolsters its unviable coal sector.

  • Europe
  • European Union
  • Germany
  • Coal
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Poland's Second Bełchatów

Analysis by Ember shows that methane leaking from Poland’s coal mines needs more urgent action.

  • Poland
  • Europe
  • European Union
  • Coal Mine Methane
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It’s time for a UK carbon tax

With a link to the EU carbon market now impossible by January, the best option for the UK is to commit to a carbon tax.

  • Europe
  • United Kingdom
  • G7
  • G20
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Asian Electricity Data Transparency

Where to find electricity data for every country in Asia, with an assessment of the quality of the available data.

  • Asia
  • Wind
  • Solar
  • Coal
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A year of two halves?

Ember's analysis reveals a bounceback in global coal power after unprecedented declines in the first half of the year.

  • World
  • Coal
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China’s industrial recovery risks rising coal

China’s growing appetite for coal-intensive steel, aluminium, cement and electricity puts it out of sync with falling global coal use.

  • Asia
  • China
  • Coal