Categories for Briefing

The EU Just Transition Platform Terms of Reference

December 15, 2020 2:42 pm Published by

Terms of reference, assumptions and conditions for the establishmentof an inclusive, accessible, multi-stakeholder platform to assist EU countries and regions to unlock the support available through the EU Just Transition Mechanism and to deliver a truly just transition for their territories.

Saying adiós to coal

December 10, 2020 11:03 am Published by

Spain has experienced a massive decline over the last year and a half, a large majority of coal mines closed by the end of 2018, more than half of installed coal capacity closed at the end of June 2020, and it is expected that the last coal power plant will shut no later than 2025.

Overview of national phase-out announcements January 2021

January 22, 2021 10:31 am Published by

Many national governments have stated their intention to phase-out coal. Currently 15 European countries have announced their intention to exit coal. Three of these, Belgium, Austria and Sweden have now become coal power free. Of the 15 that have announced their intention to exit coal, Germany is the only country that wants to exit after 2030.

Unicredit briefing

April 11, 2019 1:34 pm Published by

The bank UniCredit is one of the last ones in the EU that is still involved in providing loans to many European energy companies that mine or burn coal.

EÜAŞ – A briefing for investors

February 7, 2020 1:15 pm Published by

EÜAŞ (Electricity Generation Company) founded in 2001. This briefing summarises the electricty production of EÜAŞ in Turkey.

The coal break-up

February 26, 2019 1:08 pm Published by

How financial institutions are phasing-out support to European coal utilities. The key power utilities in Europe that need an urgent transformation.