- NEW: The Coal Break-up: how financial institutions are phasing-out support to European coal utilities
- UPDATED March 2019: Coal phase out announcement overview
- Complacent Seven Capacity Mechanisms
- DEC 2018: Poland’s Last Gasp
- NOV 2018: RWE utility briefing
- DEC 2018: Fortum Uniper utility briefing
- DEC 2018: CEZ utility briefing
- DEC 2018: PGE utility briefing
- DEC 2018: Enel Endesa utility briefing
- Dark Cloud 2015 update
- The Future of Coal Briefing
BERLIN (AP) — Environmental groups claimed Tuesday that 10 utility companies are responsible for the majority of premature deaths caused by emissions from coal-fired power plants in Europe.
OSLO (Reuters) – Green groups have urged Norway’s $1 trillion wealth fund to sell its small stake in German power firm RWE, saying the company is a heavy polluter due to its coal-fired plants.
Der Kohleausstieg ist schon lange ein großes Thema in Deutschland. Wie aber sehen die Kohleausstiegspläne anderer Länder aus?
Centuries-old villages across the country are being bulldozed to make way to mine brown coal — one of the filthiest and cheapest fossil fuels. As the world’s biggest brown coal miner, Germany is at risk of missing its 2020 carbon emissions targets.
It’s been a good run at the Ibbenbüren mine. But now, after 500 years of mining in this coal-producing region, the last shift is almost over.
Following in the footsteps of major European insurers Allianz, AXA, Generali and SCOR, two French insurance firms, Macif and AG2R La Mondiale, will no longer invest in companies planning new coal-fired power plants. Germany’s top utility RWE is among those most...
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has approved a new operating licence for Moneypoint power station, despite objections from environmental groups who are concerned that the permit is not abiding by the emission limits set out by new EU rules.
The EU and China have to live up to their responsibilities on climate change and use every opportunity to support the Western Balkans and Turkey to move beyond coal. This means renewable energy sources and energy efficiency, not new coal, argue Elif Gündüzyeli and...
Deteriorating economics and stronger climate policies are squeezing European Union coal generation like a vise grip, closing power plants and threatening huge stranded asset costs.