Showing posts with label Germany. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Germany. Show all posts

Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Germany 'controlled' by Russia on gas, Trump says

Germany 'controlled' by Russia on gas
Germany is within the Russian sphere of influence because of its support for a Gazprom pipeline and dependency on Russian gas, the U.S. president said.

Friday, May 18, 2018

Berlin Responds to US Threats of Imposing Sanctions Against Nord Stream 2

Berlin Responds to US Threats of Imposing Sanctions Against Nord Stream 2
As Washington has declared that it might introduce sanctions against the Nord Stream 2 pipeline, authorities in Berlin have said that such a move won't guarantee the growth of imports of liquefied gas from the US.

Tuesday, May 08, 2018

German utility E.ON sees renewable sector growth

E.ON sees renewable sector growth
In a market transitioning in a low-carbon way, German utility E.ON said Tuesday that its renewable energy segment saw earnings rise 7 percent.

Tuesday, March 06, 2018

Germany allows cities to ban diesel-run cars

Germany allows cities to ban diesel-run cars
The accelerating demise of diesel, long used by carmakers to boost fuel-efficiency, is undermining their plans to meet looming European Union CO2 goals and avoid big annual fines.

Friday, March 02, 2018

A huge component of German wind farm has left shore

Arkona site in the Baltic Sea
A multi-thousand ton transformer station for the Arkona wind farm has left its French shipyard for Baltic Sea installation, a partnership announced.

Thursday, February 22, 2018

Germans divided over diesel vehicle ban ahead of landmark court ruling

diesel vehicle ban germany
Germans are divided on the issue of urban driving bans on diesel vehicles, as the Federal Administrative Court is poised to assess the issue on Thursday, a survey has found.

Monday, December 11, 2017

Snow in Europe triggers transport chaos

Snow in Europe
Heavy snow blanketing northern Europe has caused many flight cancellations and delays at Schiphol airport in the Netherlands and Brussels airport.

Wednesday, November 08, 2017

COP 23: Syria will join Paris Climate Accord

Syrian representatives at the 23rd United Nations Climate Change Conference of Parties (COP 23) in Bonn have announced that their country will belatedly join the Paris Climate Accord, German media dpa and Spiegel reported on Tuesday.

Tuesday, November 07, 2017

UN climate talks open in Bonn

COP 23
The 23rd Conference of Parties (COP 23) to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) kicked off in Bonn on Monday with a call to adhere to the path of Paris Climate Change Agreement.

Sunday, October 29, 2017

At least five dead as storm winds hit central Europe

storm winds hit central Europe
At least five people have died as strong winds hit across central Europe, killing two people in Poland, two in the Czech Republic, and one in Germany officials have said.

Friday, October 06, 2017

7 dead as Germany struck by storms

The storm named Xavier
At least seven people have died as a deadly storm continued to disrupt travel in northern Germany on Friday.

Friday, August 11, 2017

Contaminated eggs scandal underlines need to enhance food safety coordination within EU

Contaminated eggs
Several European countries are affected by fipronil-contaminated eggs, causing millions of eggs to be removed from shelves in Belgium, Germany and the Netherlands.

Wednesday, August 02, 2017

More Germans worry about climate change than terror attacks: survey

Berlin
A survey into Germans' greatest fear in the lead up to the national election showed that 71 percent of respondents were most concerned about climate change, while fewer respondents, or 63 percent, feared terror attacks the most, local media reported on Tuesday.

Saturday, May 13, 2017

Friday, May 05, 2017

EU CO2 emissions decrease slightly in 2016

Eurostat said on Thursday that compared with 2015, carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions in the European Union (EU) slightly decreased by 0.4 percent in 2016.

Monday, April 10, 2017

France to shut down oldest nuclear plant by 2020

France’s oldest operational nuclear power plant at Fessenheim is set to be shut down by April 2020. A formal decree on the closure has been inked, but it is tied to the launch of a new generation power plant in Normandy.

Sunday, April 02, 2017

Le Maroc lance la construction d'une centrale solaire photovoltaïque

Le roi du Maroc Mohammed VI a lancé samedi dans le sud du pays la construction du dernier volet du projet Noor, l'une des plus grandes centrales solaires au monde.

Friday, January 13, 2017

Storm 'Egon' brings chaotic winter weather to Europe

Flooding, snowfall and high winds have swept across the UK and continental Europe. Airport cancellations and power outages have resulted from the wintry conditions.

Wednesday, January 04, 2017

Sunday, December 18, 2016

Germany city Hamburg plans to test driverless buses by 2021

Germany's northern port city Hamburg is planning to test its first driverless buses by 2021, local media reported on Saturday.

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