Attention consumers: That will change in October

The digital sick leave is coming, the time change is pending, the tax return is slowly due, new regulations apply to corona rapid tests. And in the garden you can really reach out again. This and more await you in the new month. Digital sick leave is coming The electronic certificate of incapacity for work […]

Giant battery for green electricity: Wunsiedel, test laboratory for the energy transition

The future of renewable energies lies in Bavaria. The small town of Wunsiedel in Upper Franconia is supplied exclusively by sun, wind and biomass. The latest project: one of the largest battery storage systems in Europe. Wunsiedel is located in northeast Bavaria, in the Fichtelgebirge. The city of 9,000 inhabitants is a role model for […]

Study creates catalog: Law makes historical climate program necessary

According to a study, the new federal government is being forced into a radical immediate climate protection program. The experts conclude that the current climate protection law and the more stringent targets would triple the pace of climate protection by 2030. According to experts, efforts to achieve Germany’s climate protection goals must be tripled in […]

The flood was just the beginning: a Chancellor Laschet would be poison for the climate

The Bundestag releases 30 billion euros to repair the recent flood damage. But what can be done about the accelerating climate crisis? In any case, the CDU and CSU are haphazard when it comes to the topic of the century – and, to hide it, dishonest. This also and especially applies to her candidate for […]

EU presents climate package: Coal, gas and oil are likely to become more expensive

By 2030, the EU states want to reduce their greenhouse gas emissions by at least 55 percent below the 1990 level. That calls for quick action. Today businesses and consumers will find out what to expect. Ursula von der Leyen’s EU Commission today presents legislative proposals that are intended to ensure that the European climate […]

EU presents climate package: Coal, gas and oil are likely to become more expensive

By 2030, the EU states want to reduce their greenhouse gas emissions by at least 55 percent below the 1990 level. That calls for quick action. Today businesses and consumers will find out what to expect. Floods, heat waves, hurricanes and rising sea levels: the EU states agree that climate change must be stopped as […]

End for gasoline and diesel cars: EU is moving towards emission-free cars

The EU is discussing new climate protection measures this week. Commission President von der Leyen wants a specific timetable for the end of cars that emit greenhouse gases – but how that is to be achieved is left to the manufacturers themselves. The EU Commission wants to bring the end of all conventional gasoline and […]