Update: Energy Transition
Germany aims to use the energy transition to become one of the world’s most environmentally friendly and most energy efficient economies.
On a trip to Germany’s coal-mining region, international experts discover surprising things about renewable energies and phasing out coal.
Patricia Espinosa, head of the UN climate change secretariat, says there is a great commitment to climate protection worldwide. Nevertheless, there is also resistance.
Following Germany’s general elections and ahead of the UN Climate Change Conference, Germany is planning to phase out coal. Time is short, but there are still problems to be overcome.
Germany is presenting itself as a cultural nation and an energy visionary at Expo 2017 in Astana. Dietmar Schmitz, Commissioner of the German Pavilion, explains the concept.
Germany has set ambitious targets for developing renewable energy. In our series we present projects that promote the practical implementation of the energy turnaround. deutschland.de series “Energy Turnaround”, Part 5.