Wednesday, 1 November 2017

City of Berlin exits coal / Siemens may cut fossil power jobs

Source: Clean Energy Wire, 20th October 2017, by  Sören Amelang, Benjamin Wehrmann, Julian Wettengel

Sören Amelang, Benjamin Wehrmann, Julian Wettengel reported, "City of Berlin adopts law to exit coal power by 2030. The city of Berlin has decided to exit coal power generation by 2030 to protect the climate. (...)" and "(...) Siemens mulls axing thousands of jobs in its power turbine business because the global growth of renewable energies dampens demand for coal and gas plants, according to a source familiar with the matter, Irene Preisinger reports for Reuters. (...)"

Read more at: https://www.cleanenergywire.org/news/city-berlin-exits-coal-siemens-may-cut-fossil-power-jobs