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Poland-Czechia Mining Dispute Highlights Clash of Local Interests, Global Climate Goals

Anna Mikulska

Poland-Czechia Mining Dispute Highlights Clash of Local Interests, Global Climate Goals.

By Anna Mikulska and Eryk Kosinski

A bitter dispute about one of Poland's largest lignite mines — the source of electricity for millions, jobs for thousands and serious environmental concerns for the region — highlights the hurdles communities around the world could face during attempts to phase out coal.

 

 

https://doi.org/10.25613/M1PK-HH22