As far as the German Environment Minister, Peter Altmaier of the conservative Christian Democrat Party, CDU, is concerned, this situation is not going to change anytime soon. In fact, Altmaier supports the construction of further coal-burning power plants.
Environmental groups had pushed for Germany to shutter more than 100 coal-fired power plants by 2030 as part of efforts to meet the country's target of becoming carbon neutral by 2050. On Saturday several groups hailed the announcement that coal use would end in Germany.
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The minister has said that Germany's gas demand is set to rise to provide secured capacity amid Germany's transition as nuclear power plants are decommissioned in line with the country's nuclear phase-out and the subsequent decommissioning of coal plants over the next years.
Federal Environment Minister Peter Altmaier said "The new power plant is an impressive example of how the high levels of efficiency of modern coal- and gas-fired power plants not only help to reduce carbon emissions but can also make an outstanding contribution to the success of …
A commission will decide the timeline for phasing out coal, under a coalition deal agreed between the social democrats and Angela Merkel's conservatives Germany's would-be governing coalition partners have concluded a treaty that is likely to result in a final deadline for coal-fired power
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The coal closures follow a phase-out of nuclear power in Germany, which Merkel said would be completed by 2020. Global issues need global coverage CHN is dedicated to bringing you the best climate reporting from around the world.
German chancellor Angela Merkel linked the building of a controversial Russian gas pipeline to the fate of her country's coal industry. It is working on the decommissioning of coal-fired power plants, said Merkel, but without being able to assure a baseload in our energy generation, we will not
A proposal by energy minister Peter Altmaier to review Germany's forthcoming coal exit strategy by 2030 to ensure power supply security is rejected by environmental NGO Greenpeace. "By 2030, the coal exit has to be completed, not reviewed," Martin Kaiser of Greenpeace Germany said.
EcoCrops International Reports As Germany Announces Plans to Phase Out The Use Of Coal By 2038 In A Move Away From Fossil Fuels. On January the 26 th a German government-appointed commission has said that all of their coal-fired power plants will be closed by the latest 2038.
"Good for the economy and climate: The report of the climate/coal commission is widely supported by business and environmental organizations," Economy Minister Peter Altmaier, a trusted advisor to Merkel, tweeted on Saturday. "Less CO2, more new jobs. Security of …
2019-03-01· Economy Minister Peter Altmaier said on Twitter, "Less CO2, more new jobs. Security of supply and affordability: a strong signal!" But industry stakeholders, predictably, lamented the measure.
2013-07-28· Operators of coal-fired plants will make a profit of 8.85 euros a megawatt-hours if they run their units next month, based on current coal, power and emission prices for the period. Gas-fired ...
Germany is the only industrial country in the world that has decided to phase out of "both nuclear as well as coal power in parallel" while increasing the share of renewable energy, economy minister Peter Altmaier said Tuesday.
2012-10-11· A girl cleans utensils, as another plays with a broken bucket outside their roadside shanty, on International Day of the Girl Child in Hyderabad, India, Thursday, October 11, 2012. In India, where there are 914 girls under age 6 for every 1,000 boys, discrimination happens through abortions of female fetuses and sheer neglect of ...
Germany's coal commission on Saturday said the country should shut down all of its coal-fired power plants by 2038 at the latest, proposing at least $45.7 billion in aid to regions affected by the phase-out
In an effort to fight climate change, Germany announced plans to quit coal mining and burning by 2038. All 84 of the country's coal-fired power plants will be shut down over the 19-year time frame, a government-appointed commission announced. It's a significant move as nearly 40 percent of Germany's electricity comes from coal-fired power plants.
2012-08-28· Yes, you read that correctly, twenty three-new coal-fired power plants are under construction in Germany, because Germany is worried about the increasing cost of electricity, and because they can ...
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