Wind power now eclipses coal – Scottish Energy News

Wind power now eclipses coal and puts nuclear and gas-with-carbon-capture under high financial pressure in new generation stakes. By IAIN STAFFELL and GRANT WILSON Just six years ago, more than 40% of Britain’s electricity was generated by burning coal. Today, that figure is just 7%. Yet if the story of 2016 was the dramatic demise
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It’s All Over: German Parties Agree To Scrap Legally Binding 2020 Climate Target – GWPF

BERLIN (Reuters) – Germany’s would-be coalition partners have agreed to drop an ambitious plan to lower carbon dioxide emissions by 40 percent from 1990 levels by 2020, two sources told Reuters on Monday — a potential embarrassment for Chancellor Angela Merkel. https://www.thegwpf.com/its-all-over-german-parties-agree-to-scrap-legally-binding-2020-climate-target/