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840,000MW of new coal capacity planned by companies worldwide.

1600 new power plant units at 850 locations.

New coal projects planned in 14 countries that do not have any coal power yet.

Companies on Coal Expansion Course Exposed

Here you see our database on the 120 major companies building new coal power plants worldwide. We have used publicly available information only. Our main sources are annual reports, sustainability reports and investor briefings. Unfortunately, there is no consistent way of company reporting and transparency differs greatly between companies.

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Database

Megawatt (MW)
Megawatt (MW)
Million Metric Tons (MT)
Percent (%)
Percent (%)
Company Country of Headquarters Sector Expansion Plans Power Countries of Power Expansion Operating Coal Power Capacity Coal Share of Power Production Coal Share of Revenue Annual Coal Production Expansion Plans Mining
Lanco Infratech Limited (Lanco Group) India Power, Mining, Services 2.640 MW India 1.800 MW 81 % 51 % 3,0 MT Yes
AES Corporation USA Power 818 MW India, Philippines 9.056 MW 34 % not available
Vietnam Oil and Gas Group (PetroVietnam) Vietnam Power 3.600 MW Vietnam 1.200 MW capacity 31 % not available
Vietnam National Coal Mineral Industries Holding Corporation Limited (Vinacomin) Vietnam Mining, Power 3.510 MW Vietnam 1.584 MW not available more than 50 % 37,0 MT Yes
Vietnam Electricity Corporation (EVN) Vietnam Power 7.142 MW Vietnam 6.119 MW 30 % not available
Uttar Pradesh Rajya Vidyut Utpadan Nigam Ltd (UPRVUNL) India Power 4.290 MW India 5.938 MW 100 % not available
Uniper SE Germany Power 1.100 MW Germany 9.132 MW 32 % less than 30 % 0,0 MT
TTCL Public Company Limited (TTCL) Thailand Services 1.200 MW Myanmar 0 MW 0 % more than 30 %
TOYO INK GROUP Malaysia Other 2.000 MW Vietnam 0 MW 0 % 0 %
Tokyo Electric Power Co Inc (TEPCO) Japan Power 1.529 MW Japan, Philippines 3.200 MW 6 % not available
TNB (Tenaga Nasional Berhad) Malaysia Power 3.260 MW Indonesia, Malaysia, Bangladesh 4.780 MW 51 % not available
Termotasajero SAESP Colombia Power 450 MW Colombia 163 MW not available more than 50 %
Telangana State Power Generation Corp (TSGENCO) India Power 4.800 MW India 2.882 MW capacity 52 % not available
TAURON Polska Energia S.A Poland Power, Mining 910 MW Poland 4.506 MW more than 90 % more than 50 % 6,0 MT
Tata Power Co Ltd India Power, Mining 3.770 MW Myanmar, Vietnam 6.422 MW 79 % more than 50 % 26,0 MT Yes
Tamil Nadu Generation and Distribution Corp Ltd (TANGEDCO) India Power 8.340 MW India 5.270 MW 35 % not available
Taiwan Power Company (TAIPOWER) Taiwan Power 4.800 MW Taiwan 7.600 MW 38 % not available
Sunflower Electric Cooperative USA Power 895 MW USA 348 MW 54 % not available
State Power Investment Corporation (SPIC) (subsidiaries: Shanghai Electric Power Co Ltd, China Power International Development Ltd, EMBA Electricity Production Co. Inc.) China Power, Mining, Services 31.587 MW China, Mozambique, Pakistan, Turkey 64.440 MW 60 % 37 % 74,0 MT
SMC Global Power Holdings Philippines Power 1.678 MW Philippines 1.300 MW 39 % not available Yes
Shumba Energy (former Shumba Coal) Botswana Power, Services, CtG 600 MW Botswana 0 MW 0 % more than 50 % Yes
Shenhua Group Corp Ltd (subsidiary: China Shenhua Energy Co Ltd) China Power, Mining, Services 26.014 MW China, Indonesia 61.270 MW 90 % 79 % 433,0 MT Yes
Shanxi International Energy Group China Power, Mining, Service 5.650 MW China 7.390 MW 96 % not available less than 6,0 MT
Shannxi Energy Group Co Ltd (Shaanxi Provincial Investment Group) China Power, Mining, Services 10.000 MW China 600 MW capacity 80 % 12 % 8,0 MT Yes
Shanghai Electric Group Corp China Mining, Services 6.945 MW China, Pakistan, Egypt, Iran 0 MW 0 % less than 30 % Yes
Shandong Weiqiao Pioneering Group Co Ltd China Power 8.720 MW China 14.380 MW 100 % 13 %
Shaanxi Yulin Energy Group Co Ltd China Power, Mining, Services 5.400 MW China 530 MW 100 % not available 21,0 MT Yes
Shaanxi Coal and Chemical Industry Group Co Ltd China Power, Mining, Services 6.270 MW China 23.840 MW 100 % more than 94 % 126,0 MT
SGCC (State Grid Corporation of China) China Power, Services 4.210 MW Russia 2.690 MW not available more than 50 %
SDIC (State Development and Investment Corporation) China Power, Mining, Services 5.233 MW China 10.416 MW capacity 94 % 49 % 32,0 MT
Safi Energy Company Morocco Power 1.368 MW Morocco 0 MW 0 % more than 50 %
S Alam Group Bangladesh Services, Power 924 MW Bangladesh 0 MW 0 % less than 30 %
RWE AG (subsidiary: Innogy Finance BV (former RWE Finance BV)) Germany Mining, Power 1.475 MW Germany, Hungary 20.163 MW 54 % 41 % 91,0 MT
Rural Power Company Limited (RPCL) Bangladesh Power 777 MW Bangladesh 0 MW 0 % 0 %
Riozim Zimbabwe Mining 1.200 MW Zimbabwe 0 MW 0 % less than 30 % Yes
Resource Generation Ltd (Resgen) Australia Services 600 MW South Africa 0 MW 0 % more than 50 % Yes
Rajasthan Rajya Vidyut Utpadan Nigam Limited India Power 3.960 MW India 5.190 MW capacity 87 % not available
Public Power Corporation SA (PPC) Greece Power, Mining 885 MW Greece 4.337 MW 57 % more than 30 % 44,0 MT
PT PLN (Persero) Indonesia Power 10.880 MW Indonesia 14.996 MW capacity 68 % not available
PT Bukit Asam Indonesia Mining, Power, Services 1.810 MW Indonesia, Myanmar 266 MW not available more than 90 % 20,0 MT
PT Bhumi Jati Power (joint venture) Indonesia Power 2.140 MW Indonesia 0 MW 0 % more than 90 %
PT Adaro Energy Tbk Indonesia Mining, Power, Services 1.033 MW Indonesia 60 MW not available 0 % more than 90 % 53,0 MT
Prophecy Development Corp Canada Mining, Services 300 MW Mongolia 0 MW 0 % 100 % Yes
Power Finance Corporation Ltd. India Power 16.000 MW India 0 MW 0 % 0 % 0,0 MT
Power Construction Corp of China / PowerChina (subsidiaries: Gansu Energy Co, PowerChina Resource Ltd, SEPCO III) China Power, Services 10.341 MW Bangladesh, China, Indonesia, Mongolia, Morocco, Pakistan, Tanzania, Zimbabwe 1.610 MW less than, capacity 13 % not available
Posco Energy Co Ltd South Korea Power 3.213 MW Botswana, Mongolia, South Korea 4.409 MW capacity 8 % not available
PGE SA (Polska Grupa Energetyczna SA) (subsidiary: PGE Sweden AB) Poland Power, Mining 5.260 MW Poland 9.651 MW 91 % more than 50 % 48,0 MT
PER Lusulu Power Zimbabwe Power, Mining 2.100 MW Zimbabwe 0 MW 0 % more than 50 % 1,0 MT Yes
Orascom Construction United Arab Emirates Services 1.980 MW Egypt 0 MW 0 % less than 30 %
Odisha Power Generation Corp (OPGC) India Power 3.720 MW India 410 MW capacity 99 % not available
NTPC Limited India Power, Mining 38.372 MW Bangladesh, India 44.004 MW 94 % more than 90 % 0,0 MT Yes
NLC India Ltd (former Neyveli Lignite Corp Ltd) India Power, Mining 6.810 MW India 4.240 MW 99 % more than 95 % 31,0 MT Yes
Namane Group South Africa Mining, Power 660 MW South Africa 0 MW 0 % more than 90 %
MCM Energy (Myanmar Chemical & Machinery) Myanmar Power 660 MW Myanmar 0 MW 0 % less than 30 %
Marubeni Corporation Japan Power, Mining, Services 5.865 MW Botswana, Egypt, Indonesia, Japan, Mongolia, Myanmar, Philippines, South Africa, Vietnam 1.231 MW capacity 12 % not available
Manila Electric Co (MERALCO) Philippines Power 2.090 MW Philippines 228 MW not available 37 %
Maharashtra State Power Generation Co (MAHAGENCO) India Power 3.550 MW India 8.220 MW capacity 70 % more than 50 % 0,0 MT
LYP Group Cambodia Services 1.000 MW Cambodia 0 MW 0 % less than 30 %
Kuyasa Mining Pty Ltd South Africa Mining, Power 600 MW South Africa 0 MW 0 % more than 90 % 2,0 MT
Kosovo Energy Corporation J. S. C. (KEK) Kosovo Power, Mining 500 MW Kosovo 1.288 MW 100 % more than 90 % 8,0 MT
Korea Electric Power Corporation (KEPCO) South Korea Power 10.795 MW South Korea, Botswana, Indonesia, Philippines, Swaziland, Vietnam, South Africa 27.327 MW 39 % not available
Kibo Mining plc Irish Republic Services 350 MW Tanzania 0 MW 0 % more than 50 % Yes
Kansai Electric Power Co (KEPCO) Japan Power 1.817 MW Japan 1.800 MW 25 % not available
JSW Energy Ltd India Power, Mining 4.140 MW India, Swaziland 3.140 MW capacity 69 % more than 7,0 MT Yes
Jiuquan Iron & Steel (Group) Co Ltd China Power, Mining, Services 1.600 MW China, Jamaica 5.500 MW 100 % not available
Jinneng Group Co Ltd China Power, Mining, Services 4.120 MW China 3.303 MW capacity 70 % 30 % 70,0 MT Yes
Jindal Steel & Power Ltd India Mining, Power 2.126 MW India, Mozambique, Senegal, Botswana 3.400 MW capacity 67 % not available 3,0 MT Yes
Jamshoro Power Company Pakistan Power 1.320 MW Pakistan 0 MW 0 % not available
J-POWER (Electric Power Development Co., Ltd.) Japan Power, Mining 3.158 MW Japan, Indonesia 9.400 MW capacity 37 % not available 3,0 MT
Intra Energy Corporation (IEC) Australia Power, Mining, Services 335 MW Malawi, Tanzania 0 MW 0 % 100 % Yes
Inter RAO UES Russia Power 4.250 MW Kazakhstan, Russia 7.960 MW capacity 13 % not available
IL&FS Energy Development Company Limited (IEDCL) India Power 3.960 MW India 1.236 MW not available 45 %
Hattat Holding Turkey Power, Mining 3.500 MW Turkey 0 MW 0 % not available
Harbin Electric Corp China Services 1.975 MW Pakistan, United Arab Emirates 0 MW 0 % 56 %
First Quantum Minerals Canada Mining 620 MW Botswana, Panama 0 MW 0 % less than 30 %
Eta-Zuma Group Nigeria Power, Mining 1.200 MW Nigeria 0 MW 0 % more than 30 %
Essar Energy Ltd Mauritius Power 2.580 MW India 2.910 MW capacity 55 % not available
Eskom Holdings SOC Ltd South Africa Power 9.440 MW South Africa 38.548 MW 91 % more than 50 %
Eren Holding Turkey Power 700 MW Turkey 2.790 MW capacity 91 % not available 0,0 MT
Engro Powergen Limited Pakistan Power 660 MW Pakistan 0 MW 0 % more than 90 %
Energa SA (subsidiary: ENERGA Finance AB) Poland Power 500 MW Poland 681 MW 57 % not available
Enea SA Poland Mining, Power 1.575 MW Poland 4.652 MW 94 % 85 % 9,0 MT Yes
EMCO Energy Zambia Ltd Zambia Power, Mining 600 MW Zambia 0 MW 0 % more than 50 % Yes
Elektroprivreda Srbije (EPS) Serbia Power, Mining 1.450 MW Serbia 4.296 MW 70 % more than 30 % 37,0 MT Yes
Elektroprivreda BIH (EPBIH) Bosnia-Herzegovina Power, Mining 1.650 MW Bosnia Herzegovina 1.165 MW 80 % 74 % 6,0 MT
Elektrik Üretim A.Ş. Genel Müdürlüğü (EÜAŞ) Turkey Power, Mining 5.800 MW Turkey 3.159 MW 12 % not available 19,0 MT Yes
Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand (EGAT) Thailand Power 8.450 MW Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam 2.400 MW 8 % not available
Dongfang Electric Corporation China Services, Power 2.055 MW Egypt, Georgia 0 MW 0 % more than 32 %
Doğan Enerji Turkey Power 3.350 MW Turkey 0 MW 0 % more than 90 %
Daewoo Engineering and Construction (E&C) South Korea Services 3.610 MW Botswana, Myanmar, Vietnam 0 MW 0 % less than 30 %
Colenso Power South Africa Power 525 MW South Africa 0 MW 0 % not available
Coal Power Generation Company Bangladesh Bangladesh Power 1.200 MW Bangladesh 0 MW 0 % more than 50 %
CLP Holdings Ltd Hong Kong Power 3.670 MW China, India, Vietnam 11.397 MW capacity 61 % more than 30 %
CIIDG Erdos Hongjun Electric Power Co Ltd China Power 675 MW Cambodia 405 MW 100 % more than 90 %
Chugoku Electric Power Company, inc. Japan Power 1.801 MW Japan, Malaysia 2.371 MW 36 % not available
Chubu Electric Power Japan Power, Mining 2.378 MW Japan 4.133 MW capacity 24 % not available
Chongqing Energy Investment Group China Power, Mining, Services 3.240 MW China 2.313 MW capacity 58 % not available 18,0 MT
China Resources Power Holdings Co Ltd China Power, Mining 10.700 MW China, Bangladesh 29.746 MW capacity 86 % 88 % 14,0 MT
China Huaneng Group (subsidiary: Huaneng Power International) China Power, Mining, Services 20.750 MW China, Pakistan 117.873 MW capacity 71 % not available 83,0 MT
China Huadian Corporation (subsidiary: Huadian Power International Corp Ltd) China Power, Mining, Services 25.810 MW China, Indonesia 84.790 MW 63 % not available 44,0 MT
China Guodian Corporation China Power, Mining, Services 17.250 MW China 100.029 MW 77 % 77 % 59,0 MT
China Energy Engineering Corporation (subsidiary: China Gezhouba Group) China Power, Services 2.200 MW Malawi, Vietnam 0 MW not available 0 % less than 30 %
China Datang Corporation (subsidiary: Datang International Power Generation Company) China Power, Services 28.945 MW China, Pakistan 90.728 MW capacity 69 % 71 % 8,0 MT
China Africa Sunlight Energy (joint venture) Zimbabwe Power, Mining 600 MW Zimbabwe 0 MW 0 % more than 90 % Yes
CEZ Group Czech Republic Power, Mining 1.410 MW Czech Republic 6.462 MW capacity 47 % not available 21,0 MT
Centum Investment (joint venture: Amu Power) Kenya Services 525 MW Kenya 0 MW 0 % less than 30 %
CDEEE Dominican Republic Power 770 MW Dominican Republic 0 MW 0 % 0 %
Bihar State Power Holding Co Ltd (BSPHCL) India Power 6.878 MW India 220 MW capacity 92 % not available
Bhimasena Power Indo (BPI) (joint venture) Indonesia Power 1.900 MW Indonesia 0 MW 0 % more than 90 %
Beijing Energy Investment Holding China Power, Mining, Services 3.420 MW China 8.360 MW capacity 55 % not available 11,0 MT
Bangladesh Power Development Board Bangladesh Power 3.355 MW Bangladesh 250 MW 2 % not available
Anhui Province Energy Group Co Ltd (Wenergy Group) China Power, Mining 3.330 MW China 5.550 MW 100 % 78 %
Andhra Pradesh Power Generation Corporation (APGENCO) India Power 10.200 MW India 4.440 MW capacity 62 % not available
Al Nowais Investments LLC United Arab Emirates Services 2.640 MW Egypt 0 MW 0 % less than 30 %
African Energy Resources Guernsey Mining 1.750 MW Botswana, Senegal 0 MW 0 % more than 50 %
Adani Power Ltd India Power 6.940 MW India 10.440 MW capacity 100 % 100 % 0,0 MT Yes
ACWA Power Saudi Arabia Power 6.070 MW Egypt, Mozambique, South Africa, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, Vietnam 0 MW 0 % 0 %
AC Energy Philippines Power 985 MW Philippines 135 MW 73 % not available
Aboitiz Power Corporation Philippines Power 1.344 MW Philippines 300 MW 52 % 31 %
24 Hour Company Limited Myanmar Power, Mining, Services 2.550 MW Myanmar 0 MW 0 % not available Yes