Pockets of funders continue to finance additional coal-fired generation capacity in South Asia and sub-Saharan Africa.
IEA is urging the Czech government to start making better use of the various low-carbon energy sources to drive a secure energy transition.
Coal-fired power generation in China appears to be ramping up to meet the country's growing demand for electricity.
Bangladesh has announced the cancellation of 10 coal-fired power plants in favour of imported hydropower and LNG.
Much of India's 33GW of coal-fired power capacity currently under construction and another 29GW in the preconstruction stage will end up stranded, according to IEEFA.