PPC has decided to retire all of its 6 existing coal plants by 2023, effectively meaning that Greece’s 2028 coal... View Article
ITALY, 14 January 2020 - Italian civil society groups will testify in court today against the management of Tirreno Power’s Vado Ligure coal plant, who is on trial for illegally operating heavily-polluting units between 2000 and 2014, resulting in serious health and environmental impacts in nearby areas.
A major Greek court ruling has put the final nail in the coffin for planned power plant Meliti II. The... View Article
By Guest Author – Katrin Ganswindt, Climate Campaigner, Urgewald Executives worked hard to present RWE as a cleaner, greener utility... View Article
Pressée par les ONG d’en faire plus pour le climat, la finance française multiplie les initiatives, cherchant un équilibre entre... View Article
PARIS, 27 November 2019 - French global insurer AXA is putting European coal companies on notice that they should publish coal phase-out plans compatible with the UN Paris climate agreement by 2021, announcing today that it will totally phase out its insurance and investment exposure to coal by 2030 in the EU and OECD countries, and by 2040 everywhere else.
BERLIN, 25 November 2019 - Europe Beyond Coal’s new Coal Exit Tracker makes it crystal clear exactly which governments and companies are making progress on coal, but also precisely who is dragging their feet, and the damage they are doing.