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Coal contradictions

9 June 2015 By Olaf Storbeck

Prodded by the German chancellor, the big rich nations’ leaders have pledged to get rid of all fossil fuels by 2100. But at home, her party has joined the unions in fighting a crackdown on heavily polluting lignite. Merkel risks undermining her credibility – and the G7 deal. 

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