Power & Renewables

Asia Pacific June 2018

Regional analysis & forecasts
Asia Pacific

South Korea’s coal import mix looks likely to change following a new policy on sulphur emissions. The government is implementing stricter emission limits for coal, with the aim of reducing the amount of fine dust produced by coal-fired power by 43% year on year during the spring of 2019. The move is part of wider plans to reduce emissions from coal-fired power in South Korea. The government is imposing a limit of 0.4% on the sulphur content of thermal coal used in power generation. The...