August 5, 2022

Europe Is Turning to Coal. What Does That Mean for Climate Change?

by The Journal.

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Europe is stepping up its coal consumption as it tries to reduce reliance on Russian energy. WSJ’s Juan Forero and Phred Dvorak explain why Europe needs coal so badly, and what the consequences will be for the continent’s transition to cleaner energy.


Further Reading

- Europe’s Coal-Buying Frenzy Means Windfall for Producers 

- Europe’s Energy Crisis Threatens to Slow Green Transition 


Further Listening

- Germany’s Difficult Breakup with Russian Energy 

- If Russia Invades Ukraine, Can the U.S. Deliver on Sanctions? 



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