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New Coal now in stock!

Our range of coal has now extended! We already had Excel Smokeless Coal and House Coal, and now we have 4 new coals to offer! Smokeless Coal This coal if for use in smoke controlled zones, as it produces no smoke when burning. This is £7.50 per bag and is of very high quality.  Supertherm This coal is easy to light, it burns with an attractive flame and has a low ash output. This is... Read More

Posted on Thu 21st Sep, 2017 in: Coal

First continuous coal-free period since the Industrial Revolution

Friday 21st April was the first continuous 24-hour coal-free period in electricity production history. Coal plants either closed or switched to burning biomass such as wood pellets. This was the first time the country has been without electricity from coal since the world's first coal-fired public generator opened in 1882 in London. Coal is the most polluting fossil fuel, and it has seen a major d... Read More

Posted on Wed 3rd May, 2017 in: Coal