All articles by Anna Gumbau

Anna Gumbau is a freelance energy and climate journalist based in Brussels. She mainly covers the European Green Deal and its impact on central and eastern Europe. Prior to going freelance, she was Carbon Pulse’s Brussels correspondent, and an energy reporter with Interfax Global Energy Services in London.

Anna Gumbau

What Europe can learn from Portugal’s accelerated coal exit

Portugal shut down its two remaining coal-fired power plants at the end of 2021, showing that an ambitious coal exit is possible through a combination of carbon pricing, renewable energy investment and just transition planning.

Russia’s war on Ukraine spotlights critical energy infrastructure

Russia’s military assault on Ukraine is exposing the need for a resilient energy infrastructure as Russian troops seize some of the country’s energy assets and cyberattacks threaten Kyiv and the EU.