Paying for the Energy Revolution German Nuclear Companies Stop Eco-Fund Contributions

Chancellor Angela Merkel's about-face on atomic energy policy is getting expensive. Four companies which operate nuclear reactors in Germany have ceased paying into a fund meant to promote renewable energies -- even as the eco-revolution is to be accelerated.
Germany would like to accelerate the changeover to renewable energies.

Germany would like to accelerate the changeover to renewable energies.

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