Higher Prices, Higher Emissions The Downside of Germany's Nuclear Phaseout

Most Germans support Chancellor Angela Merkel's decision to phase out nuclear energy in the wake of the Fukushima disaster. But not all the consequences will be welcome. A new study shows that the country's emissions reduction targets may not be met -- and electricity bills may rise as well.
Germany's phase-out of nuclear power may result in more emissions than planned.

Germany's phase-out of nuclear power may result in more emissions than planned.

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