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Germany passes ‘coal-exit’ law to phase out fossil fuels by 2038

German lawmakers have voted a roadmap for the coal-free era in the country, which includes abandoning nuclear power by 2022

read more... 06/07/2020

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TenneT to invest up to €5bn a year

Dutch/German transmission system operator TenneT expects to increase its investment level to €4bn to €5bn annually in the coming years, as a result of the phase out of coal and nuclear power plants and the growth of offshore wind energy.

read more... 16/03/2020

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North Macedonia considers coal phase out between 2025-2040

North Macedonia is planning to end its use of coal for energy production by 2040 at the latest and sees a phase-out by 2025 as the cheapest option in two of three scenarios, environmental groups which helped draw up the strategy said on Monday.

read more... 25/02/2020

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Greece to install 3 GW of solar in mining regions

Greece has announced plans to install two large solar PV parks at mining sites. The investment will come from the national electric utility as part of its new strategy, in line with Greece’s efforts to phase out coal.

read more... 17/02/2020

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Greece and Hungary to phase out coal by 2028 and 2030 respectively

Greece and Hungary have announced they plan to phase out coal-fired electricity generation by 2028 and 2030 respectively.

read more... 25/09/2019

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