COVID-19 weakens both sides in the battle between coal and renewables

Aleh Cherp, Jessica Jewell

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Abstract

By disrupting investment, supply chains and technology diffusion, COVID-19 may harm renewables more than coal, but still weaken coal lock-in in developing countries. To enable new low-carbon energy choices, international flows of low-carbon technology and policy expertise must quickly re-emerge.
Original languageEnglish
Short descriptionNature Portfolio Community post
Media of outputText
PublisherSpringer Nature
Publication statusPublished - 2020 Apr 22

Subject classification (UKÄ)

  • Political Science

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