Philipp Litz works as project manager "International Coal Transition" in the International Team. He is responsible for climate mitigation, coal Phase-out and ‘Just Transition’. Philipp Litz joined Agora Energiewende in 2013 as an analyst. Since 2014 he has mainly worked on the future of coal-fired power generation in Germany and has supervised numerous studies on coal phase-out and structural change in the coal regions. In 2018 he supported the work of the chair of the Commission "Growth, Structural Change and Employment.
Philipp Litz is a political economist and studied political science at the Technical University of Dresden as well as political economy with a focus on environmental and climate policy at the Berlin School of Economics and Law.