So much for Germany’s green energy drive. They closed down nuclear to replace it with lignite – the dirtiest coal in the world – and re now under legal threat.
That is the result of green policies, which wreck EU energy.
Here is a beautiful German coalmine, environmentally far worse than fracking as this view of a fracking pad in the USA shows
Germany’s Federal Constitutional Court today ruled that, although the country’s 2011 phase-out legislation is essentially in compliance with the constitution, power utilities are entitled to “reasonable” compensation for the early shut down of their nuclear power reactors.