Coal

Europe: “Any fears of a coal rebound are now dead”

While the share of coal-fired power generation increased in EU countries last year, it did so by much less than…

Which US states are winning the race to phase out coal?

Data from the US Energy Information Administration (EIA) highlights the enormous progress made in decarbonising the US power sector over…

Asian countries to consume record amounts of coal – IEA

Global coal demand is set to increase by 1.2% in 2022, driven by Asia, to reach an all-time high of…

How to achieve a just transition for fossil fuel workers

Poland produces more coal than any other country in the EU. For southern Polish towns like Libiąż, coal runs as…

Gas in Australia: The elephant in the room

Since swooping to power in late May, the Anthony Albanese-led Labor government in Australia has moved quickly to implement key…

The ten countries that produce the world’s dirtiest electricity

Electrification is at the heart of decarbonisation, but it only makes sense if those grids are powered by clean energy.…

A push for renewables-fuelled electrification to bring down emissions

https://youtu.be/B6UD1eS4VVc Energy Monitor reporter Dave Keating (left) speaks with EDP's Joana Freitas at COP27 in Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt. The…

Opinion: CEE countries must not spend EU money to finance natural gas in district heating

As the EU desperately tries to find ways to keep hundreds of millions of Europeans warm this winter without the…

Too few rules on fossil fuels? The limitations of Mark Carney’s GFANZ alliance

One year ago at COP26 in Glasgow, ex-governor of the Bank of England Mark Carney announced that more than $130trn…

One year on, is coal being consigned to history?

“This must be the COP that consigns coal to history,” COP26 President Alok Sharma told delegates at last year’s UN…