Climate activists to block European cities for the week

By |oktober 8th, 2019|climate protection, climate targets, Extinction Rebellion, Fridays for Future, german climate cabinet, German climate package, Germany, News|

Protests by climate activists took place in 60 cities around the world on Monday (7 October). The Extinction Rebellion movement has announced its intention to block Berlin for a week as it wants to urge politicians to do more to protect the climate. EU...

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Germany shuns EU letter calling for higher climate goals

By |oktober 8th, 2019|german climate cabinet, Germany, News|

A group of eight EU countries has sent a letter to the incoming European Commission of Ursula von der Leyen, calling on the bloc to raise its climate ambition from a current 40% emissions reduction to a 55% cut by 2030, EURACTIV has learned.

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Environmentalists want revision of Germany’s newly-proposed climate package

By |september 23rd, 2019|AfD, carbon price, climate package, CO2, german climate cabinet, German climate protection law, Germany, News, The Greens|

The German climate cabinet presented its long-awaited draft of Germany's first climate protection law on Friday (20 September). But environmental organisations are already calling for the revision of the proposed carbon price for the transport and cons...

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New German climate package a ‘slap in the face’, young activists say

By |september 23rd, 2019|Berlin, climate strike, Fridays for Future, german climate cabinet, German climate package, German climate protection law, Germany, Greta Thunberg, News|

The climate march in Berlin last Friday came just at the moment when the German climate cabinet unveiled its new policy package – a proposal youth climate activists denounced as a "slap in the face". EURACTIV Germany reports.

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German coalition divided over carbon pricing

By |julij 10th, 2019|Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer (AKK), carbon price, carbon tax, german climate cabinet, German climate protection law, Germany, News, non-ETS, Olaf Scholz, Svenja Schulze|

Should Germany put a price on carbon emissions from transport, buildings or agriculture, which are currently not covered by the EU emissions trading scheme? The question is dividing members of the ruling coalition. EURACTIV Germany reports.

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German conservatives from the CDU/CSU will face difficult times, says former MP

By |maj 31st, 2019|Angela Merkel, Bündnis 90/ Die Grünen, carbon emissions, Climate Change, climate protection, german climate cabinet, German climate protection law, German Greens, German renewable energy law (EEG), Germany, News|

In an interview with EURACTIV Germany, President of the international climate protection network Energy Watch Group and former Green member of the Bundestag, Hans-Josef Fell, spoke about Angela Merkel's climate heritage, record CO2 emissions and why Ge...

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Merkel team talks climate as voters turn up heat

By |maj 29th, 2019|Angela Merkel, coal phase-out, german climate cabinet, Germany, News|

German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s “climate cabinet” meets Wednesday (29 May) to discuss combatting global warming as her government struggles to convince voters it is willing and able to address the crisis. Strong gains by the Greens at the expense of...

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Think tanks table key point plan for German climate cabinet

By |maj 15th, 2019|EU ETS, german climate cabinet, German climate protection law, Germany, Klimaschutzgesetz, Klimaziele, News, Svenja Schulze|

Two prominent think tanks in Germany presented a plan to help the country reach its EU climate targets for 2030. They serve as concrete proposals for Germany’s recently implemented climate cabinet, which is set to table its draft climate protection law by the summer. EURACTIV Germany reports.

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