genesis to rely on nz coal

genesis to rely on nz coal

Genesis Energy to end coal use 'if we can' by 2030 RNZ

2019-5-20  The country's largest power company, Genesis Energy, is easing off its plan to stop using coal completely by 2030. Genesis Energy's Huntly Power Station. Photo:

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Genesis Energy charts cleaner future, after coal use more

2021-8-25  Genesis Energy is forecasting a sharp drop in how much coal it will burn to produce electricity in the coming years, after low hydro lakes and gas shortages saw it

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NZ Electricity & Coal Coal in New Zealand

Genesis Energy, in its 2020 annual report, outlined the cost of trying to displace coal and natural gas from the electricity system with battery technology. “For scale, 3,000GWh is about five times what Lake Taupo currently stores for generation, or 140 Tesla Powerwall batteries for every household in New Zealand.

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NZ burned more coal in three months this year than all of

2021-6-11  Genesis Energy had planned to close the coal boilers at its Huntly Power Station in 2018, but is still using them. To March this year, 44 percent of Genesis' total electricity generation came from

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Auckland.Scoop » Genesis calls time on NZ’s last big coal

2015-8-6  Genesis calls time on NZ’s last big coal-fired power station. Aug. 6 (BusinessDesk) Genesis Energy, the country’s biggest electricity retailer, will close New Zealand’s only large scale coal-fired power station, at Huntly, by the end of 2018. Once the country’s largest power station and built in the Think Big era of the late 1970s

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Genesis in talks with BT Mining on Huntly supply

Genesis in talks with BT Mining on Huntly supply. Genesis Energy is working to secure new coal supplies from BT Mining. The company runs its two Rankine units at Huntly on a mix of coal and gas. It pre-emptively imported Indonesian coal earlier this year to ensure it had sufficient supplies for a dry winter.

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Genesis carbon dioxide levels up 82 pct compared to

2021-8-12  Genesis Energy emitted more carbon dioxide in generating electricity last year than any year in the last decade, as it used more coal to make up for a lack of hydropower and gas.

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Genesis to bring coal-fired unit out of NZ Herald

2021-2-14  Genesis is bringing one of its Rankines at Huntly out of storage due to low lake levels. Photo / NZ Herald. Genesis Energy said it would bring its third coal-fired 240 megawatt Rankine unit at

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Managing Huntly's coal Stockpile Genesis NZ

2018-11-6  Managing Huntly’s coal stockpile By Tracey Hickman, Executive General Manager Generation and Wholesale, Genesis 06 November 2018 What’s happening at Huntly It’s no secret that the current trifecta of low hydrology, planned thermal outages required to meet statutory requirements and impaired gas production is impacting national electricity generation.

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Imported coal needed to keep the lights on in NZ

2018-10-18  Imported coal needed to keep the lights on in NZ. Thursday 18th October 2018. Text too small? Genesis Energy is buying coal and gas in the wholesale market to supplement fuel supplies, while it awaits the first deliveries of imported coal in early December. The company is running its two dual-fuel Rankine units at Huntly fully on coal to help

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NZ Electricity & Coal Coal in New Zealand

Genesis Energy, in its 2020 annual report, outlined the cost of trying to displace coal and natural gas from the electricity system with battery technology. “For scale, 3,000GWh is about five times what Lake Taupo currently stores for generation, or 140 Tesla Powerwall batteries for every household in New Zealand.

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Pathway to a coal-free electricity future Genesis NZ

2018-2-13  Genesis establishes a pathway to a coal-free electricity future By Kiely Evans 13 February 2018 Genesis has today announced a pathway for the removal of coal from the New Zealand electricity sector. Genesis Chair Dame Jenny Shipley said that by 2025 Genesis has committed to not use any coal to generate electricity in normal market conditions, with the intention to phase out coal use

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Genesis calls time on NZ's last big coal-fired power

2015-8-6  Genesis Energy [NZX: GNE], the country's biggest electricity retailer, will close New Zealand's only large scale coal-fired power station, at Huntly, by the end of 2018. Once the country's largest power station and built in the Think Big era of the late 1970s and early 1980s, Huntly had four coal-fired units capable of generating 1000MW but Genesis had already withdrawn two units from regular

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Genesis to bring coal-fired unit out of NZ

2021-2-14  Genesis is bringing one of its Rankines at Huntly out of storage due to low lake levels. Photo / NZ Herald. Genesis Energy said it would bring its third coal-fired 240 megawatt Rankine unit at

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Genesis Energy ends international imported coal contract

2014-1-24  Genesis Energy, operator of New Zealand’s largest power station at Huntly, has ended a contract to import coal from off shore and, at the same time, has extended its supply agreement with Solid Energy. Both moves will result in a reduced supply of coal to the Huntly Power Station and are a consequence of the Company’s decision to place a second of its older coal/gas generation units at

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Auckland.Scoop » Genesis calls time on NZ’s last big coal

2015-8-6  Genesis calls time on NZ’s last big coal-fired power station. Aug. 6 (BusinessDesk) Genesis Energy, the country’s biggest electricity retailer, will close New Zealand’s only large scale coal-fired power station, at Huntly, by the end of 2018. Once the country’s largest power station and built in the Think Big era of the late 1970s

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Genesis carbon dioxide levels up 82 pct compared to

2021-8-12  Genesis Energy emitted more carbon dioxide in generating electricity last year than any year in the last decade, as it used more coal to make up for a lack of hydropower and gas.

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Risk of New 'International Embarrassment' if NZ Phases

2021-3-29  Risk of new ‘international embarrassment’ if we phase out coal and gas too soon. Special report: Inside the massive 10,000-submission mailbag on draft plan to reduce New Zealand's emissions to net-zero. The Climate Change Commission faces strong industry pushback against phasing out coal and gas energy. The deadline for submissions on the

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Imported coal needed to keep the lights on in NZ

2018-10-18  Imported coal needed to keep the lights on in NZ. Thursday 18th October 2018. Text too small? Genesis Energy is buying coal and gas in the wholesale market to supplement fuel supplies, while it awaits the first deliveries of imported coal in early December. The company is running its two dual-fuel Rankine units at Huntly fully on coal to help

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Genesis Energy axes Indonesian coal imports as Huntly use

2014-1-24  State-owned electricity generator Genesis Energy, slated for partial privatisation in the first half of this year, has paid to extract itself from contracts that saw it importing coal from Indonesian suppliers. The only coal-fired power generator in the country will now rely on its own stockpiles and state-owned coal miner Solid Energy for its

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Genesis Energy to end coal use 'if we can' by

2019-5-20  The country's largest power company, Genesis Energy, is easing off its plan to stop using coal completely by 2030. Genesis Energy's Huntly Power Station. Photo: Genesis Energy. Genesis owns the gas and coal-powered Huntly Power Station as

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Electricity sector has reached peak coal use, Genesis

2021-10-29  Electricity sector has reached peak coal use, Genesis shareholders told. Genesis Energy says the use of coal for electricity generation has peaked, despite high levels of burning this year. It said coal plays a key back up role for power, but its use is dropping as other sources increase. The company's shareholders were told this morning that

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Genesis Energy charts cleaner future, after coal use more

2021-8-25  Genesis Energy is forecasting a sharp drop in how much coal it will burn to produce electricity in the coming years, after low hydro lakes and gas shortages saw it

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Pathway to a coal-free electricity future Genesis NZ

2018-2-13  Genesis establishes a pathway to a coal-free electricity future By Kiely Evans 13 February 2018 Genesis has today announced a pathway for the removal of coal from the New Zealand electricity sector. Genesis Chair Dame Jenny Shipley said that by 2025 Genesis has committed to not use any coal to generate electricity in normal market conditions, with the intention to phase out coal use

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Genesis Energy profit falls after lower

2020-2-21  Genesis Energy profit falls after lower hydro supply and gas shortage Power company Genesis Energy has taken a significant financial hit and lowered its guidance, because of lower hydro generation and gas shortages. Net profit for the six months

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Genesis Energy profit falls after lower hydro supply and

2020-2-21  Genesis Energy's Tekapo B Power Station. Photo: Genesis Energy. Net profit for the six months ended December fell 81.4 percent to $9.2 million, from slightly lower revenue of $1.3 billion. Lower inflows for its hydro power stations meant Genesis had to rely more on its costly coal and gas-fired Huntly Power Station and import more coal.

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Genesis in talks with BT Mining on Huntly supply

Genesis in talks with BT Mining on Huntly supply. Genesis Energy is working to secure new coal supplies from BT Mining. The company runs its two Rankine units at Huntly on a mix of coal and gas. It pre-emptively imported Indonesian coal earlier this year to ensure it had sufficient supplies for a dry winter.

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Genesis to bring coal-fired unit out of NZ

2021-2-14  Genesis is bringing one of its Rankines at Huntly out of storage due to low lake levels. Photo / NZ Herald. Genesis Energy said it would bring its third coal-fired 240 megawatt Rankine unit at

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Imported coal needed to keep the lights on in NZ

2018-10-18  Imported coal needed to keep the lights on in NZ. Thursday 18th October 2018. Text too small? Genesis Energy is buying coal and gas in the wholesale market to supplement fuel supplies, while it awaits the first deliveries of imported coal in early December. The company is running its two dual-fuel Rankine units at Huntly fully on coal to help

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Imported coal needed to keep the lights on in NZ Scoop

2018-10-18  Imported coal needed to keep the lights on in NZ . By Gavin Evans. Oct. 18 (BusinessDesk) Genesis Energy is buying coal and gas in the wholesale market to supplement fuel supplies, while it

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