Amid the pandemic, can Colorado still lead on a just transition from coal?

Energy News Network: In early March, a few days before the dark curtain of COVID-19 fell, Colorado Gov. Jared Polis was in the coal community of Hayden to speak about the concept of just transition — the idea that workers and communities need help to new careers and new economic foundations as coal gives way to new energy sources.

It’s an unprecedented goal in Colorado, and other states, too. But it remains an experiment.

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