17 Jan 2019, 14:21
Sören Amelang

How workers prepare ahead of Germany’s brown coal phase-out

Deutsche Welle / Quartz

Coal mining workers in the Rhineland have mixed feelings about the pending coal exit, Gero Rueter reports in a feature for Deutsche Welle. The prospect scares many employees, but local representatives also signal an understanding that protecting the climate is important.

Daniel Wolfe summarises the “The good, the bad, and ugly of Germany’s changing energy landscape” in a visual feature for Quartz.

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