From the front lines
The Importance of Having Workers at the Table
Jessica Eckdish of the BlueGreen Alliance discusses the importance of preserving coal-dependent communities while addressing climate change.
Work in a Changing Economy
Anna Fife of the Aspen Institute Future of Work Initiative looks at challenges facing American workers due to the changing nature of work, and how these trends are applicable to coal communities.
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.
New Energy Economy
In Support of a Bright, Clean Energy Future in Western NY
Heidi Binko discusses the importance of fair wages in a just and equitable new energy economy, and the recent launch of an important campaign in Western New York.
Germany’s Coal Commission – An Institutional Approach to Phase-out of Coal?
A look at Germany's Coal Commission and a roadmap forward.
Just Transition Fund
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.
Just Transition Fund
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.