Germany Scraps Coal Exit, Removes Concrete Targets In Weakened Climate PlanPosted: September 10, 2016
Ideologically green-aggressive Germany has spent near a €1 Trillion Euros on Windmills and Solar panels, only to undergo her biggest coal-fired power expansion in history…!
Weather dependant, intermittent and hellishly costly windmills and solar panels have failed as a legitimate baseload energy source.
The Western worlds obsession with ‘green’ energy has savaged economies, destroyed jobs and created fuel-poverty that is literally killing people, as they are unable to afford soaring energy bills to help cope with harsh winters.
All the green-energy-revolution has achieved is to relieve climate guilt for the gullible and enrich the elite, both morally and financially.
By Paul Homewood
The German Government has published its Climate Action Plan 2050, and green activists are none too happy, as Clean Energy Wire reports:
Environmental organisations have responded to a government proposal to decarbonise the economy with outrage. They say the Climate Action Plan 2050 will fall well short of meeting climate targets, and accuse the environment ministry of caving in to pressure from the economics ministry and Angela Merkel’s Chancellery to water down ambitious plans and drop important details, like a deadline for the coal exit. [Adds comment from environment minister, chancellor, industry lobby, changes headline to clarify state of the process]
The final version of the German environment ministry’s Climate Action Plan has been published. But concrete targets included in previous drafts have been removed, prompting the Green Party to describe the document as an “admission of government failure”. Germany’s powerful industry lobby group BDI…
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