Europe coal generation collapsed by 19% in first six months of 2019

“Now that carbon pricing is finally working with price approaching €30 per tonne, the economics have already shifted not only from coal to gas generation, but also from coal to clean generation.

And now the economics have changed, policymakers will now find it is much easier to support wind and solar, and to plan for a full transition from coal to clean.”

“Every country could achieve a 2030 coal phaseout, if they put their mind to it.”


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