23. Nov 2022CommentDrawing lessons from carbon-intensive transitions: Three challenges and theoretical tools
Phasing out the use of carbon-intensive fossil fuels is one of the main climate mitigation challenges. It was also on the political agenda at the recent COP27 climate summit, where states negotiated on how to implement coal phase-out around the world , and looked for lessons to inform fossil fuel phase-out strategies . Such lessons can be informed by experiences from countries in which carbon-intensive transitions already unfold.