Open Access


Open Access

Clean Coal Technology is an open access journal and all text will be immediately and permanently available for readers to read and download free of charge upon publication.

Peer Review
  Clean Coal Technology adopts the double-blind review system of "young and middle-aged experts + editorial board/reviewers". All manuscripts are initially evaluated by the editorial board and then sent to no less than two peer reviewers, who mainly evaluate the scientificity, innovation and practicality of the papers.

User Rights
  Clean Coal Technology uses the Creative Commons license, which allows third-party users to share under the attribution CC BY 4.0, i.e. the license allows reusers to distribute, remix, adapt and construct the material in any media or format, , even for commercial use, as long as the creator is provided with the attribution. You must include the source of the original work and a link to this license, indicating whether you have modified the original work. You may attribute copyright to the original work in any reasonable way, but you may not in any way indicate that the copyright holder has approved you or your use.

Author's Rights
  The copyright of the text belongs to the author and the responsibility for the text is the author's own. Upon acceptance of the manuscript, the author will be required to sign a "Copyright License Agreement "with the editorial board, granting a non-exclusive license to Clean Coal Technology for distribution rights. The author agrees to use the article under a CC BY 4.0 license after publication.

Page Charge

  To support open access publication, Clean Coal Technology charges an article publishing charge (APC), which should be paid by the authors or their institutions or funded projects. The fee is RMB 3500 Yuan per edition.