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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 24/22

to the German edition G7 commits for the first time to ending coal-fired power generation, nuclear power remains an option: The environment ministers of the G7 countries want to do more to combat climate change, [...]

FAIReconomics Newsletter Week 23/22

to the German edition LNG law passed: The plans of the traffic light coalition to accelerate the construction of liquefied natural gas terminals have cleared the next hurdle. The Bundestag passed a law that allows [...]

FAIReconomics Newsletter Week 20/22

to the German edition Europe's emissions trading - reform on the verge of a breakthrough: Emissions trading must be tightened if the EU wants to achieve its climate targets. In these weeks, negotiators in the [...]

FAIReconomics Newsletter Week 18/22

to the German edition Global energy transition efforts are not enough to limit global warming to 1.5 degrees. Even with the government commitments of 64 countries and projected technology trends, global warming could reach 1.7 [...]

FAIReconomics Newsletter Week 17/22

To the German Edition Today is Day of the Trees: This day is now being celebrated for the 70th time in Germany. The day has not lost its significance, because trees suffer from the consequences of climate [...]

FAIReconomics Newsletter Week 14/22

to the German edition New Assessment Report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change is published Monday: On 4 April, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) will publish the third and final part of [...]

FAIReconomics Newsletter week 12/22

to the German edition Controversial fuel rebate: In view of rising petrol prices, Federal Finance Minister Christian Lindner had proposed to temporarily grant a state crisis rebate on fuel prices. The rebate plan met with [...]

FAIReconomics Newsletter Week 10/22

to the German edition Report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change - The window of opportunity is shrinking: In the truest sense of the word, the report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, [...]

FAIReconomics Newsletter Week 09/22

to the German edition Renewable energies are energies of freedom: The war in Ukraine also affects energy policy in Germany. In the debate on Chancellor Olaf Scholz's government declaration, Federal Finance Minister Christian Lindner is [...]