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Brown coal in the dock – where to for Victoria now?

Nov 18, 2015 · An "advanced coal" project planned for the Latrobe Valley has been withdrawn, with future use of Victoria's massive brown coal reserves under the microscope. Shanghai Electric Australia, a ...

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Identifying Sustainable Uses for Victorian Brown Coal ...

Victoria's vast brown coal resource—the second largest in the world—has driven economic growth in the state and provides low-cost regional power. Yet new Australian legislation restricting carbon emissions threatens to strand this strategic resource without viable pathways to sustainable future use.

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Victorian brown coal 'unlikely' to succeed - Australian Mining

Oct 15, 2012 · Victorian brown coal 'unlikely' to succeed. A new report suggests that Victoria's brown coal industry is 'unlikely' to suceed pointing to low quality coal and transport costs. The report commissioned by Environment Victoria says that it is unlikey 'a large scale coal export project will be financially viable under current circumstances.' The...

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Victoria's Latrobe Valley coal-to-hydrogen pilot project ...

Feb 14, 2019 · A world-first pilot project which will turn brown coal from Victoria's Latrobe Valley into hydrogen has been approved by the Victorian environmental watch dog.

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Undermined or Overburdened? Victoria's brown coal: an ...

Oct 15, 2012 · Our report for Environment Victoria on the future of Victoria's brown coal has been released! The main findings are that Victoria is unlikely to develop a viable bulk coal export industry due to: Low quality of the coal; Processing costs of turning such low rank coal into some marketable product; Transport costs to major buyers

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Undermined or Overburdened? Victoria's brown coal: an ...

Undermined or Overburdened? Victoria's brown coal: an economic perspective. Economists at large. 1.0 Executive Summary. The Victorian Government has announced its intentions to undertake an ...

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Could new push for brown coal plant reignite Victoria's ...

Sep 04, 2017 · Clean energy researcher Environmental Clean Technologies may start another coal war in Victoria as it launches a feasibility study to build a Coldry plant in the LaTrobe Valley. Coldry is a patented process developed by ECT that is said to de-water brown coal, or essentially bake it into cleaner-burning black coal, creating zero emissions.

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Victoria's Brown Coal Boondoggle - New Matilda

Jun 28, 2012 · Victoria's Brown Coal Boondoggle 0. By New Matilda on June 28, 2012 Environment. While Tony Abbott has most of us expecting to wake up this Sunday to a blood-red sky and service station managers running out of numerals to add to the petrol price, there are some who have genuine cause for concern as the calendar ticks over to July. ...

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Emissions and the Victorian Brown Coal Industry

Greenhouse Pollution Intensity in the Victorian Brown Coal Power Industry. Charles Berger, Australian Conservation Foundation Tricia Phelan, Environment Victoria May 2005. Introduction. Electricity in Victoria is generated primarily by brown coal-fired power plants. While brown coal is an abundant resource, it is also highly polluting.

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Victorian brown coal 'unlikely' to succeed - Australian Mining

Oct 15, 2012 · Victorian brown coal 'unlikely' to succeed. A new report suggests that Victoria's brown coal industry is 'unlikely' to suceed pointing to low quality coal and transport costs. The report commissioned by Environment Victoria says that it is unlikey 'a large scale coal export project will be financially viable under current circumstances.' The...

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Victoria's brown coal power scaled back - news.au

Oct 17, 2012 · Victoria's brown coal power scaled back. A BROWN coal-fired power station in Victoria's Gippsland is cutting generation capacity by a quarter as .

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Victoria's 600 MW brown coal plant outage leads to price ...

Just at peak time, Victoria's brown coal generation dropped by 600 MW (and another 1,000 MW at 1 am at night). Fig 2: Victoria power generation on 22 Jan 2019. As a result, power prices surged 10-fold to $2,600/MWh. Fig 3: Victoria electricity prices and demand 22 Jan 2019

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Victoria's LaTrobe Valley is going from brown coal to ...

The Gippsland region is synonymous with coal, being home to the Hazelwood coal plant which shut in 2017. But Latrobe Magnesium (ASX:LMG) wants to open a plant which generates magnesium from the fly ash of coal plants. Yesterday it revealed its feasibility study and it expects construction to start on a plant in December and be complete in 2021.

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The Science of Victorian Brown Coal | ScienceDirect

The Science of Victorian Brown Coal provides extensive information on Victorian brown coal, which is a major fossil fuel resource by any standard and constitutes about 97% of Victoria's .

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Introduction to Victoria's Brown Coal Resources Policies ...

Victoria's Brown Coal Resources • 430 billion tonnes of in situ brown coal • 65 billion tonnes of measured coal • 33 billion tonnes of potentially economic brown coal

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Nation's 'dirtiest' power stations to burn brown coal for ...

Jun 01, 2018 · Green groups are furious at the deal to keep what they call Australia's dirtiest power stations at Yallourn and Loy Yang open until 2032 and 2048 respectively, calling Friday's decision a "win for the big polluters". The Loy Yang and Yallourn power stations will continue to burn brown coal.

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VICTORIAN BROWN COAL RESOURCES UPDATE - ASX

Dec 01, 2015 · Mantle Mining Corporation Limited (ASX: MNM) is pleased to provide an update of the Inferred Brown Coal Resources contained in Exploration Licences (EL) 5294 Bacchus Marsh and 5210 Yalungah. On 9 th August 2015, Mantle Mining Corporation Limited (Mantle) and Exergen Proprietary Limited (Exergen),

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Lignite - Wikipedia

Lignite, often referred to as brown coal, is a soft, brown, combustible, sedimentary rock formed from naturally compressed peat. It is considered the lowest rank of coal due to its relatively low heat content. It has a carbon content around 60–70 percent.

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Victoria and coal - SourceWatch

Victoria and coal The use and mining of coal in Victoria is dominated by the power generation sector due to the low-quality brown coal resources located in the state. The Australian Bureau of Agricultural and Resource Economics estimated that in 2010 approximately 68.7 million tonnes of brown coal was produced in the state.

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Victoria's coal-fired power plants the least reliable in ...

Oct 11, 2019 · By Adam Carey - The Sydney Morning Herald - 16 June 2019 Main image: Loy Yang A is the most breakdown-prone power station in the country.CREDIT:SIMON O'DWYER Victoria's brown coal-fired power stations are the most unreliable in the country, breaking down far more often than power plants in the rest of Australia and putting the stability of the state's energy supply at risk.

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Coal - Powering Victoria - Earth Resources

The SEC opened up major brown coal mines in the La Trobe Valley during the 1920s, to meet the increasing demand for electricity. Today, raw brown coal remains Victoria's main source of heat energy for electrical power generation, while briquettes are also produced for industrial and domestic fuel. Briquette press model (1900)

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