Publications

Download the first outputs from the Coal Transitions project.

LESSONS FROM PREVIOUS COAL TRANSITIONS

The stabilisation of the climate system in line with the Paris Agreement on climate change is impossible without the timely phase out of unabated coal from the global energy system. As is increasingly recognised, this transition must also be “just” for workers and local communities. The Coal Transitions report inform the future of coal producing regions, highlighting key lessons from previous coal transitions, in the Netherlands, UK, Czech Republic, Poland, Spain and the US

SYNTHESIS REPORT

 2017 Synthesis Report  [PDF – 990 KB] Download 

COUNTRY CASE STUDIES

Czech Republic [PDF – 1,131 KB] Download 

Spain [PDF – 1,276 KB] Download 

Poland  [PDF – 1,276 KB] Download 

The Netherlands [PDF – 927 KB] Download 

The United Kingdom  [PDF – 842 KB] Download 

The United States [PDF – 990 KB] Download 

PRESS SUMMARY

Download the most important messages of the project.

Expect the next coal transition reports:
  • Global report on coal transitions (2018)
  • Round Table on the Future of Coal (2018)