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LONDON (Reuters) - Subsidy costs for British offshore wind farms are likely to fall below that of new nuclear plants in next month's government auction, German firm Siemens' head of its British offshore wind turbines business told Reuters.
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2017-03-10 05:15:13
Thursday, December 15th, 2016      Leave a Comment
ESSEN, Germany (Reuters) - A regional court in Germany on Thursday dismissed damage claims brought against RWE by a Peruvian farmer, in which he accused the German utility of emitting carbon dioxide and helping raise global temperatures.
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2016-12-15 05:42:05
Thursday, December 8th, 2016      Leave a Comment
PARIS (Reuters) - German spot electricity price for next-day delivery rose on Thursday, lifted by a fall in renewable wind power production and increased export demand.
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2016-12-08 03:25:13
Tuesday, November 22nd, 2016      Leave a Comment
BERLIN (Reuters) - The European Union should apply strict approval standards to new generations of gene-edited crops similar to those for genetically modified organisms (GMOs), Germany's junior environment minister said on Tuesday.
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2016-11-22 05:38:21
Friday, November 11th, 2016      Leave a Comment
BERLIN (Reuters) - The German government has bowed to pressure to water down its CO2 reduction targets for industry in the final version of its climate action plan, a document seen by Reuters showed.
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2016-11-11 11:17:09
Friday, November 11th, 2016      Leave a Comment
Government divisions over approach to climate change plan are bridged, but targets will be reviewed in 2018 to consider their impact on industryGermany’s coalition government has reached an agreement on a climate change action plan which involves reducing greenhouse gas emissions by 80 to 95% by 2050, a spokesperson said on Friday
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2016-11-11 10:42:20
Friday, November 11th, 2016      Leave a Comment
BERLIN (Reuters) - The German government has lowered the CO2 reduction targets for industry and utilities in the final version of its climate action plan, according a document seen by Reuters on Friday.
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2016-11-11 07:10:28
Wednesday, November 2nd, 2016      Leave a Comment
BERLIN (Reuters) - Chancellor Angela Merkel on Wednesday rejected a call from her environment minister to intervene in a dispute over how to curb CO2 emissions that has prompted her cabinet to delay approving a climate action plan.
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2016-11-02 12:31:22
Thursday, October 27th, 2016      Leave a Comment
SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Global efforts to cut carbon dioxide emissions will be key for the adoption of liquefied natural gas (LNG) as a marine fuel, German shipowner and ship-management firm Bernhard Schulte said.
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2016-10-27 06:22:26
Wednesday, October 26th, 2016      Leave a Comment
BERLIN (Reuters) - Economy Minister Sigmar Gabriel does not expect Germany to withdraw from brown coal in its power production before 2040, despite a growing debate over how to protect the climate from rising CO2 emissions.
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2016-10-26 07:03:34
Monday, October 24th, 2016      Leave a Comment
FRECHEN, Germany (Reuters) - Solarwatt, a German company making home storage batteries to harness rooftop solar power, expects to double market share amid rapid growth and consolidation in the young industry next year, its innovation chief said.
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2016-10-24 09:04:19
Tuesday, October 11th, 2016      Leave a Comment
FRANKFURT (Reuters) - A surcharge levied on German consumers to support renewable power will most likely rise by around 8 percent next year, despite government efforts to scale back support for green power, sources in the power transmission sector said on Tuesday.
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2016-10-11 04:12:57
Tuesday, September 27th, 2016      Leave a Comment
PARIS (Reuters) - European spot electricity prices for day-ahead delivery tumbled on Tuesday on the back of a sharp jump in wind power supply in Germany and a fall in demand in France, while forward power prices retreated from previous-day highs as crude oil fell.
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2016-09-27 06:57:23