Germans protest in Berlin demanding radical change of agricultural sector

By |januar 20th, 2020|agriculture, CAP, Common Agicultural Policy, Germany, International Green Week, Julia Klöckner, News, Ökolandbau, organic farming|

Tens of thousands of people took to the streets of Berlin in the tenth "We're fed up with it!" rally on Saturday (18 January) in an effort to bring about a radical change in Germany's agricultural sector. EURACTIV Germany reports.

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Could bacteria help recycle greenhouse gases in the future?

By |januar 20th, 2020|bacteria, bioeconomy, carbon emissions, CO2, CO2 emissions, ethanol, Germany, greenhouse gases, News, Treibhausgase, United States|

Could bacteria assist in the recycling of greenhouse gases in the future instead of releasing them into the atmosphere? European researchers are working to reverse the metabolism of intestinal bacteria that feed on CO2 so that they form products that c...

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Auto tariff threat not mentioned in US talks: EU commissioner

By |januar 17th, 2020|Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer, car industry, car tariffs, Donald Trump, Germany, Iran nuclear deal, News, Phil Hogan, trade wars|

US threats to put tariffs on European autos did not come up during talks this week with American trade officials in Washington, EU Trade Commissioner Phil Hogan said Thursday (16 January).

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Germany’s new coal phase-out plan: Lots of money, little climate ambition

By |januar 17th, 2020|2030 climate and energy targets, coal phase-out, Energiewende, Germany, News, Renewable energies, wind energy|

An agreement reached in the early hours of Thursday (16 January) between the federal government and representatives of the four German coal states won't bring the country much closer to reaching its climate goals, analysts said.

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Merkel, state leaders agree terms of brown coal exit

By |januar 16th, 2020|air quality, brown coal, Germany, News|

Germany has reached an agreement with the regions most affected by a plan to phase out the use of brown coal, or lignite, for its power plants by providing about 40 billion euros ($45 billion) in aid, a document reviewed by Reuters showed.

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Poland, Germany get largest slices of Just Transition Fund

By |januar 15th, 2020|Frans Timmermans, Germany, Just Transition Fund, News, Poland|

The European Commission’s €7.5-billion-strong Just Transition Fund (JTF) is set to allocate €2 billion to Poland and €877 million to Germany under a proposal sent to national governments on Wednesday (15 January).

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INSTEX fails to support EU-Iran trade as nuclear accord falters

By |januar 14th, 2020|#jcpoa, Britain, Donald Trump, E3, France, Germany, INSTEX, Iran, Iran sanctions, News, United States|

Three European powers, France, Britain and Germany, informed the EU on Tuesday (14 January) that they are triggering a dispute mechanism in the Iran nuclear deal following renewed violations of the deal by Tehran. “We have been left with no...

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EU powers to trigger Iran nuclear deal dispute mechanism

By |januar 14th, 2020|#jcpoa, Boris Johnson, China, Donald Trump, France, Germany, Iran nuclear deal, News, Russia, UK, US sanctions|

Britain, France and Germany will trigger the dispute resolution mechanism in the 2015 nuclear deal with Iran, two European diplomats said on Tuesday (14 January), the biggest step the Europeans have taken in response as Tehran has backed off nuclear co...

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Merkel and Putin’s forced ‘rapprochement’

By |januar 14th, 2020|Angela Merkel, Diplomacy, Germany, Iran, Libya, News, Nord Stream-2, Russia, Vladimir Putin|

Russia's international influence has led to stronger cooperation between German Chancellor Merkel and Russian President Vladimir Putin. But what can both leaders achieve? EURACTIV's media partner Der Tagesspiegel does a Q&A.

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Could Germany impose a tax on meat?

By |januar 10th, 2020|Germany, Julia Klöckner, Meat, meat production, meat tax, News, Nutrition and health, VAT|

Shortly before Germany launches its "green week", Lower Saxony's conservative agriculture minister, Barbara Otte-Kinast (CDU), raised the issue of introducing a meat tax, again, which is something animal welfare activists have been demanding for years....

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