New investments in coal power ‘must end immediately’

A new report from Carbon Tracker warns governments and investors will waste $600 billion in capital costs through funding coal assets that become stranded

Drax to shutter coal generation in 2021 as it moves towards net zero

This closure date puts its four years ahead of the national 2025 deadline to phase out the use of the polluting fossil fuel

Government to phase out coal and wet wood for domestic burning

The move, which will phase out all sale of these fuels by 2023, aims to encourage the use of cleaner and healthier sources of heating in the home

RBS to stop lending to coal, oil and gas firms ‘without credible climate plan’

The group has also pledged to fully phase out coal financing by 2030

Last coal plant being built in Poland has financing suspended

Polish energy companies Enea SA and Energa SA have announced they have halted financing for the 1GW Ostrołęka C facility due to shifting economic and political contexts

Proposed coal mine in Cumbria is ‘incompatible with climate ambitions’

That’s the claim outlined in a new report published by think tank Green Alliance, which suggests ongoing reliance on the fossil fuel will hold back the development of low carbon steelmaking in the UK