Yesterday, I promised you an update on the action going down as part of the Quit Coal tour in Italy. Turns out the action ended with some pretty good news. Activists stuck it out for 14 hours as they called attention to the plans that E.ON and the Sardinian authorities had to expand coal capacity in the region. The action got the attention of the regional environmental minister and while the activist stood their ground we met to discuss the region's energy plans. At the end of the meeting, he promised the regional government would revise its energy plans to meet EU climate protection targets.
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