From the front lines
Local Food - Global Change - Just Transition
Pete Kolbenschlag highlights the work of the Colorado Farm and Food Alliance and reflects on transition efforts ranging from agriculture, recreation, and solar in Colorado's North Fork valley.
Coalition of Utility Cities Impact Study in Minnesota
Cindy Winland reflects on a recent meeting she attended in Minneapolis, and the role of the Coalition of Utility Cities impact study in Minnesota.
Germany’s Coal Commission – An Institutional Approach to Phase-out of Coal?
A look at Germany's Coal Commission and a roadmap forward.
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Reflections from the Just Transition Fund National Convening
Convening attendee, Veronica Coptis, reflects on learnings from the Fund's National Convening.
Letter From Window Rock
Karl Cates reflects on a recent trip to the Navajo Nation and the impending closure of the Navajo Generating Station.
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On the Ground in the Midwest
Just Transition Fund's Cindy Winland highlights how the Fund provides technical assistance to the field, with examples from the Midwest.
Introducing Our New Blog: From the Frontlines
Today, the Just Transition Fund is excited to kick off our blog, From The Frontlines!
Transforming Appalachia Through Social Enterprise
Development of social enterprise is the single most powerful strategy for transformational economic revitalization in the central Appalachian region.
Growing Support for Economic Transition in Appalachia Sees Results
For the past few years, regional advocates have fought to secure federal investments in Appalachian coal communities’ economic future. It's often difficult, but the fight is already producing results.
In Wyoming, a Potential Rural Template for a Revenue-Producing Solar Industry
A new solar photovoltaic project in southwest Wyoming that has drawn scant attention outside the area may end up being a harbinger of regional economic development to come.
A Just Transition in Appalachia: Lessons from Philanthropy
Four guiding principles stand out as critical to building capacity, commitment, and power for a just transition in Appalachia.