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Coal in Germany Clean Energy Wire

2021-5-5  Status of hard coal mining. The post-war economic boom in Germany (Wirtschaftswunder) was fuelled by hard coal mined in the states of North Rhine-Westphalia and the Saarland, which powered the industries of West Germany. But hard coal has since lost its competitive edge. As of December 2018, Germany doesn’t have any domestic hard coal mining

Lessons from Germany’s hard coal mining phase-out

2020-9-10  German hard coal production ended in 2018, following the termination of subsidies. This paper looks at 60 years of continuous decline of an industry that employed more than 600,000 people, through a case study comparing Germany’s two largest hard coal mining areas (Ruhr area and Saarland). Although predominantly economic

Hard Coal Mining in the EEC Countries, Especially in

Hard coal has been mined in the present EEC countries for several hundred years. The Ruhr mines produced far less than half that amount, namely 114 million tons. In the whole of Germany a total of 190 million tons were produced in 1913, 43 million of which came from Upper Silesia, then the second largest mining district (figures for Great

Lessons from Germany‘s hard coal mining phase out

2021-4-1  Lessons from Germany‘shard coal mining phase out in the Ruhr Area 德国鲁尔区硬煤开采衰落之经验教训 Seite Wuppertal Institut Introduction –key characteristics of the Ruhr area 引言——鲁尔区的主要特征 2021年3月19日 2 Seite

Germany the voice of coal in Europe

2020-2-16  Therefore, Germany’s hard coal production has definitively ended. Employment figures continue to fall steadily and the number of employees in the hard coal mining sector was 4 125 at the end of 2018. The core activities of RAG are now: mine water management, repairing subsidence damage due to past coal mining, and the restructuring of former

The era of hard coal mining ended in Germany in 2018

2019-1-7  But exactly what it meant was "only" the end of hard coal mining in North Rhine-Westphalia. In other federal states, such as the Saarland or Saxony, hard coal mining has been discontinued some time ago for economic and political reasons. However, mining continues to exist

German hard coal mining output fell in 2018, ahead of

2018-12-12  Hard coal production from Germany's two remaining mines will amount to 2.6 million tonnes this year, down from 3.7 million in 2017, mining association GVSt estimated on Wednesday. Sales of

The history of mining in the Ruhr area (Germany)

2008-8-24  The history of mining in the Ruhr area (Germany) "The early hard coal mining activities and the following developments" The solar energy mentionned on the last page was very much sought-after. The first document appears in the town of Duisburg (Germany) in the year 1129 and it was about the right to extract hard coal.

Coal phase-out in Germany Implications and policies

2020-4-1  Lessons from Germany’s hard coal mining phase-out: policies and transition from 1950 to 2018 Clim Pol ( 2020 ),10.1080/14693062.2019.1688636 Google Scholar

Hard Coal Mining, Germany Mining Frontier

2020-1-11  Hard coal mining in Germany, centred on the Ruhr, Saar and Ibbenbüren coalfields, was amalgamated into Deutsche Steinkohle AG (DSK) at the beginning of 1999. DSK is a wholly owned subsidiary of the RAG group. RAG group activities are divided into two parts: black RAG, which is related to the German coal mining industry, and

Zollverein Coal Mine Research in Germany

2021-5-4  When hard coal mining finally came to an end in Germany two years ago, researchers began studying its history with renewed enthusiasm. "The history of mining in Germany is actually pretty well researched", says Stefan Moitra from the Deutsches Bergbau-Museum in Bochum. "But we believed that this was the right time to ask people about their memories."

Deutsche Steinkohle (DSK) Coal Mine Mining

2020-8-17  Hard coal mining in Germany, centred on the Ruhr, Saar and Ibbenbüren coalfields, was amalgamated into Deutsche Steinkohle AG (DSK) at the beginning of 1999. DSK is a wholly owned subsidiary of the RAG group.

Lessons from Germany‘s hard coal mining phase out

2021-4-1  Lessons from Germany‘shard coal mining phase out in the Ruhr Area 德国鲁尔区硬煤开采衰落之经验教训 Seite Wuppertal Institut Introduction –key characteristics of the Ruhr area 引言——鲁尔区的主要特征 2021年3月19日 2 Seite

(PDF) Lessons from Germany’s hard coal mining phase

2019-11-28  Germany’s hard coal mining phase-out: policies and transition from 1950 to 2018, Climate Policy, DOI: 10.1080/14693062.2019.1688636 To link to this article: https://doi.or g/10.1080/14693062

Lessons from Germany’s hard coal mining phase-out

German hard coal production ended in 2018, following the termination of subsidies. This paper looks at 60 years of continuous decline of an industry that employed more than 600,000 people, through a case study comparing Germany’s two largest hard coal mining areas (Ruhr area and Saarland).

The era of hard coal mining ended in Germany in 2018

2019-1-7  In the past year, the media often talked about "the end of mining". But exactly what it meant was "only" the end of hard coal mining in North Rhine-Westphalia. In other federal states, such as the Saarland or Saxony, hard coal mining has been discontinued some

(PDF) From Mining to Post-Mining: The Sustainable

2017-1-1  In Germany, industrial underground mining of hard coal began in the early 19th century. In the roughly 200 years since there were times when several hundr ed mining companies of different sizes

What Germany Can Teach the US About Quitting Coal

2020-10-15  It was a media event, with the ceremonial extraction of the last piece of hard coal from an underground mine in Germany. The end of subsidies for mining hard coal

BMWi Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and

Hard coal. Consumption and supply. The main consumers of hard coal in Germany are the power stations and the steel industry. In 2017, power stations accounted for 78% of total consumption of hard coal, the steel industry for 20%, and other industry, home fires and small-scale consumers for roughly 2%. The German hard-coal mining industry has

Deutsche Steinkohle (DSK) Coal Mine Mining

2020-8-17  Hard coal mining in Germany, centred on the Ruhr, Saar and Ibbenbüren coalfields, was amalgamated into Deutsche Steinkohle AG (DSK) at the beginning of 1999. DSK is a wholly owned subsidiary of the RAG group.

“Glückauf!” 200 years of hard-coal mining in Germany

With the closure of the last German hard-coal mine Prosper-Haniel, on December 21st 2018, a 200-years lasting part of German industrial history came to an end. For many decades, hard-coal mining with its high extraction volumes from deep mines, posed special challenges to

Lessons from Germany’s hard coal mining phase-out

German hard coal production ended in 2018, following the termination of subsidies. This paper looks at 60 years of continuous decline of an industry that employed more than 600,000 people, through a case study comparing Germany’s two largest hard coal mining areas (Ruhr area and Saarland).

Zollverein Coal Mine Research in Germany

2021-5-4  When hard coal mining finally came to an end in Germany two years ago, researchers began studying its history with renewed enthusiasm. "The history of mining in Germany is actually pretty well researched", says Stefan Moitra from the Deutsches Bergbau-Museum in Bochum. "But we believed that this was the right time to ask people about their memories."

The era of hard coal mining ended in Germany in 2018

2019-1-7  In the past year, the media often talked about "the end of mining". But exactly what it meant was "only" the end of hard coal mining in North Rhine-Westphalia. In other federal states, such as the Saarland or Saxony, hard coal mining has been discontinued some

Forecast: hard coal mining revenue Germany 2008

2014-10-14  This statistic shows the revenue of hard coal mining in Germany from 2008 to 2013, with a projection until 2018. This industry corresponds to UK SIC 05.1. In 2010, revenues of hard coal mining

Coal phase-out in Germany Implications and policies

2020-4-1  Lessons from Germany’s hard coal mining phase-out: policies and transition from 1950 to 2018 Clim Pol ( 2020 ),10.1080/14693062.2019.1688636 Google Scholar

From Mining to Post-Mining: The Sustainable

2017-4-15  coal For more than hundred years, hard coal from domestic production was the basis for industrial success in Germany, even after World War II, when Germany started its “economic miracle”, becoming one of the leading economies in the world. But since the 1960s hard-coal mining in Germany has been in the state of continuous decline.

Germany is shutting down its coal industry for good,

2020-2-18  Germany is doing what Australia says it can't — shutting down every coal mine and coal-fired power plant in the country. But there's a cost.

Pro-Bergbau DIE Mailsammlung für die deutsche

2008-1-16  THE e-mail-collection for the support of the German hard coal mining industry ! Argumente, Fakten, Fotos Alles rund um Steinkohle, Bergbau und Zechen ! Arguments, facts, photos Information about hard coal, mining and collieries ! Deutsche Version German version