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First Parliament Reading of Rental Reform Act – Energy-Efficient Renovation

On Thursday the German Bundestag (Parliament) debated a Rental Reform Act (ref. no. 17/10485), which contains provisions to facilitate energy-efficient renovations and contracting agreements.

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OLG Frankfurt: Contractor Subject to EEG and KWKG Surcharge

In a decision of late April, the Higher Regional Court of Frankfurt (OLG Frankfurt) dismissed the appeal of a contractor against the ruling of the prior instance that had ordered him to pay an electricity bill including the surcharges pursuant to the Renewable Energy Sources Act (EEG) and the Combined Heat and Power Act (KWKG).

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