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Divestment based on climate and business reasons, says German financial giant as decision is likely to affect €4bn worth of investments
Germany’s Allianz SE, one of the world’s largest financial asset managers, said on Tuesday it would decrease investments in companies using coal and boost funding in those focused on wind power over the next six months
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2015-11-24 07:11:17
Saturday, October 10th, 2015      Leave a Comment
ZURICH (Reuters) - Swiss specialty chemicals group Clariant expects biofuels to get a boost from the scandal surrounding Volkswagen's manipulation of diesel motor emissions tests, Chief Executive Hariolf Kottmann told a German newspaper.
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2015-10-10 06:45:58
Wednesday, October 7th, 2015      Leave a Comment
FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Shares in German wind and solar park operator CHORUS Clean Energy opened flat in their stock market debut on Wednesday.
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2015-10-07 02:26:56
Monday, October 5th, 2015      Leave a Comment
CAPE TOWN (Reuters) - Green energy is cheap in the long run and clean compared to "dirty" coal and costly nuclear power, a senior German energy official said on the sidelines of a Cape Town conference, at a time when South Africa plans to expand atomic power generation.
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2015-10-05 13:28:05
Monday, October 5th, 2015      Leave a Comment
NEW DELHI (Reuters) - German will provide India more than 2 billion euros ($2.25 billion) for developing a clean energy corridor and solar projects, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Monday after talks with Chancellor Angela Merkel.
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2015-10-05 04:37:29
Thursday, July 30th, 2015      Leave a Comment
Germany drives bumper year for European offshore wind in 2015, installing three times more capacity than current leader, the UKEurope’s offshore wind power industry has set a record for its biggest ever year just six months into 2015. The biggest factor was a huge jump in turbines in German waters connecting to the grid, with Germany installing three times more electricity-generating capacity than the continent’s current leader, the UK
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2015-07-30 04:10:19
Saturday, June 6th, 2015      Leave a Comment
GARMISCH-PARTENKIRCHEN, Germany (Reuters) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel has urged Group of Seven (G7) leaders to agree to limit the rise in average global temperatures to two degrees Celsius above pre-industrial levels, warning that without such a commitment a broader climate deal could fail.
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2015-06-06 05:29:15
Monday, June 1st, 2015      Leave a Comment
(This story corrects throughout to show data refers to German sales of sulphur hexafluoride, not emissions)

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2015-06-01 11:06:27