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Lawsuit Filed Against State’s Acquisition of EdF Stake in EnBW

The opposition Social Democrats (SPD) and the Greens filed a constitutional lawsuit against the acquisition of EdF’s 45.01% stake in EnBW AG by the the state of Baden-Württemberg, as announced in late January.

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Legal Action Against Baden-Württemberg’s Acquisition of EdF Stake in EnBW?

The opposition Social Democrats (SPD) and the Greens announced to file a lawsuit with the State Constitutional Court of Baden-Württemberg in February against the acquisition of EdF’s 45.01% stake in EnBW AG by a subsidiary of the state of Baden-Württemberg, NECKARPRI GmbH.

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Decision to Extend Nuclear Power May Come Before New Energy Concept

The government may decide on the extension of the operating life of the nuclear power plants before presenting its energy concept for Germany in autumn, Süddeutsche Zeitung (SZ) reported. Continue reading ‘Decision to Extend Nuclear Power May Come Before New Energy Concept’

Länder Consent for Nuclear Power Extension?

The German government is currently evaluating how much the operating time of the existing nuclear power plants shall be extended. As the ruling CDU/CSU and FDP coalition has lost its a majority in the Bundesrat (Federal Council) in the recent state elections, the question of whether this extension requires the consent of the Bundesrat has become more important.  Continue reading ‘Länder Consent for Nuclear Power Extension?’

Differing Views within CDU/CSU about Nuclear Energy

Differing views of the Christian Democratic Union (CDU) and the Bavarian Christian Social Democrats on nuclear energy made news over the weekend.   Continue reading ‘Differing Views within CDU/CSU about Nuclear Energy’