Coal and COVID-19: How pandemic is accelerating the end of fossil power generation

ANI, February 09, 2021

COVID-19 has not only caused a temporary drop in global CO2 emissions, but it has also reduced the share of power generated by burning coal – a trend that could, in fact, outlast the pandemic.

This is the key result of a new study by a team of economists based in Potsdam and Berlin that looked at COVID-19’s impact on the energy system and demand for electricity.

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