Dave Jones Ember

Dave Jones

Global Insights Programme Director

Dave Jones Ember

Dave has been an electricity analyst for 23 years and is leading Ember’s Global Insights team. He works on identifying insights around the global electricity transition to advocate for repowering our entire energy economy around clean power.

From 2000 to 2013, he was working as an electricity analyst at German utility E.ON. He joined the non-profit Sandbag in 2014, where he was working on phasing out coal in Europe to 2020. In 2020, he helped to launch Ember, and has been helping to expand Ember’s data team, expand its policy work in Asia and to set up a new team to address methane leaks from coal mines. He also set up Ember’s flagship Global Electricity Review, which is now in its fourth year.

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European Electricity Review 2023

Ember’s analysis of the EU electricity transition in 2022: what happened in 2022, what can we expect for 2023?

  • Europe
  • European Union
  • Bioenergy
  • Coal
  • Gas
  • Hydro
  • Nuclear
  • Solar
  • Wind
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"Coal phasedown" a year on from COP26

Looking beyond gloomy coal headlines towards the acceleration on clean power shows the progress made on coal phasedown in the last year.

  • World
  • Coal
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Why Clean Power 2035 means No Coal by 2030

G7 countries need to phase out coal by 2030 and power their electricity from Clean Energy by 2035 to keep global warming under 1.5 degrees.

  • G7
  • Coal