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How COVID-19 has helped Britain to stop using electricity from coal power stations

June 8th 2020 marked two months since the Britain has generated any electricity using coal. Image: REUTERS/Barbara Lewis

Susanna Twidale

Journalist, Reuters

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The UK's coal use has dramatically declined. Image: Our World in Data

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