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UK goes 1,000 hours without coal

The UK has gone 1,000 hours without using coal-fired power since the beginning of 2018 as of Friday, a new record
By Staff reporter 13 July 2018 0 31724

The UK has gone 1,000 hours without using coal-fired power since the beginning of 2018 as of Friday, a new record for the country.

The UK had 624 coal-free hours in 2017, up from 210 hours in 2016.