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The cash cow has stopped giving

How quickly, how many, and for what cost (if any), can German lignite units be retired?

  • Germany
  • Europe
  • Coal
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How to optimise the EU ETS transition funds?

Analysing options for Article 10c derogations, the Modernisation Fund, and for Solidarity & Growth provisions

  • Europe
  • European Union
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Just Transition or Just Talk?

Draft National Energy and Climate Plans reveal some EU countries are planning to stick with coal power beyond 2030

  • Europe
  • European Union
  • Coal
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EU ETS emissions fall as wind & solar replace coal

NEW DATA: EU ETS emissions fall as wind & solar replace coal. Lignite emissions remain stubbornly high.

  • Europe
  • European Union
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Halfway There

Europe already has the policies in place it needs to halve its emissions by 2030, compared to 1990.

  • Europe
  • European Union
  • Carbon Intensity
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EU Power Sector 2018

January 2019. Annual review of the European electricity transition shows that phase-out of hard coal is outpacing lignite.

  • Europe
  • European Union
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The Last Gasp

Produced with high-resolution atmospheric modelling, this new research reveals how air pollution from each of Europe’s 103 coal companies is damaging public health.

  • European Union
  • Europe
  • Coal
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Barriers to EU industrial decarbonisation

This paper explores both the barriers faced in decarbonising industries and solutions put forward by stakeholders

  • European Union
  • Europe
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Coal To Clean

The ‘gas bridge’ is unlikely to materialise in the UK: the 2025 coal phase-out will be completed without building large gas plants.

  • Europe
  • G7
  • G20
  • United Kingdom
  • Coal
  • Gas