Country studies and coal markets

Prospects for coal and clean coal technologies in Italy, CCC/254

CCC/254 - ISBN: 978-92-9029-576-1

Italy is one of the world's leading economies and a major European industrial player. Despite its on-going economic problems, the industrial sector remains the main driver of the economy. However, the country fac... More...

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World forest and agricultural crop residue resources for cofiring, CCC/249

CCC/249 - ISBN: 978-92-9029-571-6

Biomass could have an important role in the strategy to reduce greenhouse gas emissions from large coal plants. Amongst the plethora of different biomasses, wood pellets have emerged as one of the most successful and fast gro... More...

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Coal and gas competition in power generation in Asia, CCC/246

CCC/246 - ISBN: 978-92-9029-567-9

Coal and natural gas are the two most important fuels in electricity generation globally, with a share of approximately 40% and 22% in 2012, respectively. Coal and natural gas can compete with each other for power generation ... More...

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Prospects for coal and clean coal technologies in Turkey, CCC/239

CCC/239 - ISBN: 978-92-9029-560-0

Turkey has one of the world’s fastest growing economies. Rapid economic expansion, rising population, and growing industrialisation have triggered a general increase in energy demand. During the last d... More...

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Blending of coals to meet power station requirements, CCC/238

CCC/238 - ISBN: 978-92-9029-559-4

Blending of imported and domestic coal is becoming of increasing importance. Until recently, coal blending in power stations was mainly adopted to reduce the cost of generation and increase the use of indigenous or more ... More...

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