Dave Jones Ember

Dave Jones

Global Programme Lead

Dave Jones Ember

Dave has been an electricity analyst for 20 years and is leading Ember’s expansion beyond Europe. He is lead author for Ember’s Global Electricity Review.

From 2000 to 2013, he was working as a front office electricity trading 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 into three areas. First to set up an Asia electricity transition team, second to build Ember’s core electricity data team, and third to set up a new team to address methane leaks from coal mines.

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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
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EU’s renewable energy ambition is a “wake up call” for Japan

Ahead of the G7 Leaders’ Summit, Energy Ministers will meet on Thursday, 26 May to decide if and how G7 countries will commit to clean power by 2035. Is Japan ready to put its name to it?

  • Asia
  • G7
  • Japan
  • Solar
  • Wind
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The science is clear, coal needs to go

IPCC models reveal we have less time to phase out coal, and wind and solar have even greater potential to help us achieve this. 

  • World
  • Coal
  • Solar
  • Wind