Coal Report: Turkey’s Coal Policies Related to Climate Change, Economy and Health

Screen Shot 2016-08-30 at 10.59.47 amBy Istanbul Policy Center, April 2016.

This report addresses the current status of coal in Turkey as an energy and greenhouse gas source, its impacts on health, the association between increasing the share of coal in electricity generation and climate and economic policies, and the discussions on “clean coal.” It gives a thorough illustration of Turkey’s negative trend in the direction of coal at a time when it should be adopting more sustainable alternatives.

Download the full report here.