Germany

Law on the reduction and termination of coal-fired power generation and the amendment of further laws (Kohleausstiegsgesetz)

Legislative
Act; Law
Passed in 2020
On July 3rd, 2020, the Bundestag and Bundesrat approved the final version of the law setting the details for the country's coal phase-out. The document sets the rules for a progressive reduction of coal use by 2038 at the latest. It further approves an economic package to support coal regions affected by the measure.

The final version of the law will be added upon official release.

Documents
from the Grantham Research Institute
from the Grantham Research Institute
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