Economic Transitions in US Coal Communities Photo Gallery This summer, we toured the US Appalachia region with energy expert Timon Wehnert of the Wuppertal Institute to visit communities in Kentucky, New York, and Pennsylvania and see how they are transitioning from a coal-based economy. 25. August 2017 by Nora Löhle , Gavriela Reiter Creator: HBS North America. This image is licensed under Creative Commons License. Tweet Share Share Print The tour included meetings with community leaders and events which facilitated an exchange of US and German experiences with a just transition from coal. Below are some highlights from the trip. Previous Next Tags Kentucky Coal Just Transition Pennsylvania New York Appalachia This article is licensed under Creative Commons License. Tweet Share Share Print Leave comment Related Content Germany and Appalachia: Perspectives on Economic Transition in Coal Communities Radio A discussion in Whitesburg, Kentucky featured a talk by Timon Wehnert of the Wuppertal Institute as part of a tour of US coal communities sponsored by the Heinrich Böll Foundation North America. 0 Comments Add new comment Add new comment Your name E-mail The content of this field is kept private and will not be shown publicly. Kommentar * More information about text formats Text format Comment HTMLPlain text Comment HTMLAllowed HTML tags: <a> <em> <strong> <cite> <blockquote> <code> <ul> <ol> <li> <dl> <dt> <dd> <u>Lines and paragraphs break automatically.Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.Plain textNo HTML tags allowed.Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.Lines and paragraphs break automatically. Comment rules Notify me when new comments are posted All comments Replies to my comment This Comment is not Spam.