Friction looms for German government over EU energy investment plans

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The European Commission’s new plans on how to classify energy investments, with the aim of reducing greenhouse gas emissions, is provoking heated debate within Germany’s new three-way coalition government. The commission’s proposal to categorize some nuclear and gas power production as climate friendly when it comes to investments was long-awaited and is proving controversial: They have already generated the threat of a lawsuit from the Austrian government. A recent change of government in Germany – where the coalition now includes the Green Party – has made the issue a highly sensitive one in…

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