Overcoming incumbent resistance to the clean energy shift

Feb 01, 2021 · Despite their different emphases, these studies indicate that thanks to their enormous economic interests, incumbent energy firms often staunchly resist the closure of coal-fired power stations, typically by forming a status quo-defending coalition with governments (Kungl and Geels, 2018; Leipparand and Flachsland, 2018).

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Book launch: Coal, Colonialism & Resistance (by Still

Mar 17, 2021 · March 17, 2021 bneimark1 Book launch: Coal, Colonialism & Resistance (by Still Burning – network against hard coal and neocolonialism) Coal is colonial, coal destroys ecosystems and communities, and coal is a climate killer. Across Europe, governments are implementing coal phase-outs and closing down hard coal mines.

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Living on coal: Mined-out identity, community displacement

Sep 01, 2016 · Nevertheless, the public resistance against coal mining, new power plants and carbon capture and storage infrastructure projects increases across nations around the world (Pape, 2013). The current energy policy of the Czech Republic remains highly dependent on conventional resources.

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Investing in coal power would be an expensive mistake

1 day ago · The coal industry is an important part of many countries' economies and a major supplier of power – to end that right away, as some argue, would be to damage livelihoods and access to electricity.

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Still burning: Coal, Colonialism & Resistance - book

We end with a call for resistance, to break the coal supply chains, to dismantle corporate and state power, to shatter illusion of green capitalist solutions, and word towards real solutions. Speakers include • Narlis Guzmán Angula (Environmental and human rights activist, Colombia) • Vladimir Slivyak (EcoDefence, Russia)

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Coal: investment - and resistance

Coal: investment - and resistance Published by MAC on Liming Source: Statements, Guardian, Jakarta Post (Liming) A global round-up. The following is a compendium of articles on coal from different countries and regions, as well as updates around the financing of coal.

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Electrical resistivity of coal-bearing rocks under high

Dec 31, 2015 · The above publications attribute the success of these electrical/electromagnetic geophysical techniques to the changes in resistivity with thermal history of coal, that is, the large decrease of resistivity in the burning centre lies in the pyrolysis of coal at high temperature, which in turn leads to the higher carbon content of coal char. Northrop argued that coal in its virgin state had a …

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Discursive resistance to phasing out coal-fired

May 01, 2019 · And, just as resistance to coal is animated by various concerns, the residual support for coal is contingent on the diverse popular imaginaries that equate coal variously with working-class solidarity, masculinity, economic security, and the strength and prosperity of the nation (Bell and York 2010; Bodenhamer 2016; Girvan 2017; Herrero and

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