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Clean Energy Wire organizes media tour on Germany's coal [Worldwide]

Clean Energy Wire organizes media tour on Germany's coal [Worldwide]

Posted on April 26, 2018

Deadline: 

May 05, 2018

Journalists interested in energy, environmental or climate policy can apply to attend this free program.

Clean Energy Wire (CLEW) is hosting a media study tour June 17 to 20 in Germany. This tour's theme is "Germany’s historic coal year 2018: Is the world’s largest lignite producer finally facing the dark side of the Energiewende?"

Journalists will visit the country`s industrial heartland of North Rhine-Westphalia and learn about the last two remaining hard coal mines that will shut down this year and post-coal business projects.

The organizer will provide food, accommodations and local transportation. Participants can apply for 60 percent reimbursement for land-based travel or 40 percent reimbursement for air travel. Full travel reimbursement is also available.

The program will be held in German and English.

The deadline is May 5.

For more information on how to apply, click here.