China generated more than half of the world’s coal-fired electricity

China was the only G20 country that saw a large increase in coal generation last year, a new report finds

India’s coal power shrinks for second year in a row

A new study shows coal fell by 5% in 2020, caused by a drop in electricity demand and a rise in solar generation

Renewables generated more electricity than fossils fuels in 2020

Renewable power provided 42% of Britain’s power, with coal now just 2% of the mix

Renewables ‘overtook fossil fuels as the EU main electricity source for first time in 2020’

Wind and solar generated a fifth of Europe’s electricity last year, a new report finds

Europe ‘likely to miss emissions targets because of the seven dirtiest nation’s electricity grids’

Poland, Czech Republic, Bulgaria, Germany, Belgium, Romania, Italy will be responsible for 80% of the EU’s power sector emissions by 2030, according to a new report

Wind and solar ‘generated 10% of all global electricity in the first half of the year’

The EU and UK generate 21% and 33% of their electricity respectively from wind and solar, a new analysis says