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Government adopts strategy to phase out coal for electricity production by 2033

The government adopted a national strategy to phase out coal and restructure coal regions in line with the just transition principles.

The document envisages that coal used for electricity production will be fully phased out by 2033 at the latest, the Government Communication Office said after the government session. TEŠ and the coal mine operator Premogovnik Velenje responded to the news by saying that the green transformation was a demanding and responsible task, and that they would be actively involved in the process.

By: P.T., STA

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