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Coal phaseout: Poland's exit strategy

Miodrag Soric | Marta Thor
November 28, 2023

Most of Poland's electricity comes from coal. The operator of the biggest lignite-fired power plant in Europe, however, has said it will gradually shut down the facility by 2036. What alternatives does Poland have to coal power?

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Marta Thor Freelance journalist specializing in Polish–German relations