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Germany's Mining Region: Seizing the chance in change

How do cities and companies in Germany's four coal regions cope with the coal phase-out?

In Germany, the idea of decarbonising the energy mix has been accompanied by demand and willingness for a just transition process. “Structural change” describes the conversion of these modes of production in a way that opens new possibilities for employment and value chains while serving the social acceptance of the Energiewende. A process in the making for years to come, businesses and people adapt themselves on grounds of existing infrastructure and know-how.

Find out how cities and companies in the four coal regions in Germany cope with the coal phase-out.

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