Climate crisis

FAIReconomics Newsletter Week 46/22

to the German edition Industry calls for compliance with 1.5 degree target: Corporations such as Amazon, Nestlé, Microsoft and Ikea have joined around 200 companies, organisations and celebrities in calling for global warming to be [...]

FAIReconomics Newsletter Week 43/22

to the German edition Skimming off profits from electricity prices also retroactively?  In the course of the electricity price brake, 90 percent of the windfall profits are to be skimmed off by the operators on [...]

FAIReconomics Newsletter Week 42/22

to the German edition Greens vote for stretch operation: At the federal party conference of the Greens, delegates approved the emergency use of two nuclear power plants beyond the current year. An emergency motion of [...]

FAIReconomics Newsletter Week 41/22

to the German edition Chief controller explains supply chain law: Many companies consider the new supply chain law an imposition right now. Chief Controller and Bafa President Thorsten Safarik tries to reassure them in an [...]

FAIReconomics Newsletter Week 39/22

to the German edition Lindner questions gas levy and promotes price brake: The gas levy may be on the brink of extinction: The Federal Minister of Finance questions the economic sense of the instrument. At [...]

FAIReconomics Newsletter Week 38/22

to the German edition Companies are to contribute to plastic waste disposal in parks:  Federal Environment Minister Steffi Lemke (Greens) wants manufacturers of single-use plastic to soon contribute to the costs of removing such waste [...]

FAIReconomics Newsletter Week 37/22

to the German Edition Despite energy crisis - Green Party leader Lang urges rapid coal phase-out: "It is necessary that we phase out coal in 2030 - if only to achieve our climate goals," said [...]

FAIReconomics Newsletter Week 36/22

to the German edition Coalition agreement on relief package with climate component: After long negotiations and a night session, the leaders of the traffic light coalition have agreed on a third relief package with a total [...]

FAIReconomics Newsletter Week 35/22

to the German edition Electricity prices are rising alarmingly: Federal Finance Minister Christian Lindner has called for speed in the reform of the electricity market. "The federal government must address electricity prices with the utmost [...]

FAIReconomics Newsletter Week 28/22

to the German edition Coalition agrees on massive expansion of renewable energies: The coalition parties in the Bundestag have agreed on a massive expansion of green energies. Various laws are to create the basis for [...]