Decline of coal in the Netherlands

Last Modified: Tue Apr 12 2016 22:52:28 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
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    The number of coal fired power plants the Dutch government is considering closing in the Netherlands. The two coal plants to be added to the closure list are Amer power plant 9 in Geertruidenberg and Hemweg 8 near Amsterdam. The final decision on this will be made in the autumn, ANP reports.
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    Number of coal fired power plants already closed by the Dutch government.
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    Number of coal fired plants that will still operate once the two added to the closure list are shut down.