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  • Cooling towers, Drax coal-fired power station, UK

    ClientEarth lodges objection to Drax gas plant on climate grounds

    ClientEarth has submitted a written objection to Drax Power’s plans to build four new gas turbines, on the grounds that it breaches the government’s planning and climate change recommendations.

  • coal projection power plant

    Bulgarian government conceals coal plant danger data from public, flouting court order

    Bulgaria is set to give its largest coal plant permission to flout new, tighter EU industrial pollution laws designed to protect people’s health.

  • Rovinari power plant, Romania

    Legal challenge targets Romanian ‘giant polluter’ power plant

    Greenpeace Romania, with the support of ClientEarth, has submitted a legal challenge against a lifetime permit granted to one of Romania’s oldest and largest coal power plants.

  • ostroleka bridge

    World-first climate risk case launched over major coal plant in Poland

    Company Enea will have to justify its decision to power ahead with the controversial project in court, as Poland feels the pressure before COP24.

  • Team

  • Ellen Baker, Communications, ClientEarth

    Ellen Baker

  • Jon Bennett

  • Sam Bright

  • Janusz Buszkowski, Lawyer, Climate and Energy, ClientEarth

    Janusz Buszkowski

  • Jonathan Church

  • David Cooke

  • Eleni Diamantopoulou, Lawyer EU Energy & Coal, Environmental Lawyers ClientEarth

    Eleni Diamantopoulou

  • Dominique Doyle

  • Julie Finkler

  • Anna Frączyk, Project Coordinator, Climate & Energy, ClientEarth

    Anna Frączyk

  • Alice Garton, Senior Lawyer (Australian qualified), Head of Climate, ClientEarth

    Alice Garton

  • Karla Hill, Director of Programmes, ClientEarth

    Karla Hill

  • Ilona Jędrasik, Energy Poland Project Leader, ClientEarth

    Ilona Jędrasik

  • Wojciech Kukuła

  • Andrea Lee

  • Sophie Marjanac

  • Denitsa Mladenova, Programme Officer, Strategic Litigation, Environmental Lawyers ClientEarth

    Denitsa Mladenova

  • Amy Rose, Head of Strategic Litation, ClientEarth

    Amy Rose

  • Marcin Stoczkiewicz

  • Maria-Jolie Veder, Intern, EU Energy and Coal

    Maria-Jolie Veder

  • Ida Westphal

    Ida Westphal

  • April Williamson, Legal Research Assistant , ClientEarth

    April Williamson

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