Demands for €100bn transition support to be linked to coal phase-out plans

Environmentalists and policy experts have called on the European Commission to ensure its new €100bn fund to support the energy transition is linked to plans to phase out fossil fuels.

by Neil Roberts
Coal power: fund aims to ensure fossil-fuel dependent regions of the EU are not left behind in the energy transition (Photo by Florian Gaertner/Photothek via Getty Images)
Coal power: fund aims to ensure fossil-fuel dependent regions of the EU are not left behind in the energy transition (Photo by Florian Gaertner/Photothek via Getty Images)

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