African Nations Plan More Than 100 New Coal Power Plants


By: - Climate DepotMay 10, 2017 2:49 PM

More than 100 coal power plants are in various stages of planning or development in 11 African countries outside of South Africa — more than eight times the region’s existing coal capacity. Africa’s embrace of coal is in part the result of its acute shortage of power.

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