RTVS: Some EU countries are returning to coal energy

The return of coal as a source of electricity production is a direct consequence of the Russian aggression in Ukraine. The resumption of coal-fired power stations in Europe means an increase in harmful emissions, jeopardizing the EU's climate targets. EUROPEUM Institute researcher Kateřina Davidová spoke in detail about the energy crisis in Europe, the measures that Brussels is taking to prevent countries from turning to sources of electricity such as coal, and the compensatory measures taken by member states.

You can listen to the whole program here from approximately 03:35 min.

#Russia #Germany #energy #electricity #coal #emissions

Kateřina Davidová
Senior Research Fellow

Expertise: EU climate and energy policy, environmental protection

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