11 Jul '17, 1am

Coal Authority to install solar panels at 75 former mines

Coal Authority to install solar panels at 75 former mines

In a move that will be greeted as another symbol of renewables' challenge to 'King Coal', the UK's Coal Authority has inked deals to roll-out solar panels across its estate of 75 former mine sites. The non-departmental public body - which manages the UK's £2.8bn long-term coal mining legacy and is tasked with tackling associated issues such as water pollution risks - has appointed three PV contractors to a new four-year renewable energy framework after a competitive tender process. Related articles Eleven leading banks announce plans to pilot FSB climate risk guidelines Siemens and AES team up to launch energy storage powerhouse Ministers act to head off revolt over membership of European nuclear regulator 100 multinationals commit to 100 per cent renewable power Cheshire hydro project hits crowdfunding target in just two days HBS Group Southern Limited (HBS New Energies),...

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navy.mil 11 Jul '17, 6pm

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greenbiz.com 18 Jul '17, 9am

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