"We will have to talk about a gradual end to renewables support."
The road to the next Energiewende government
This factsheet provides an overview of relevant events over the coming months, and will be updated as new dates are set.
Merkel shuns energy, climate at party conference focused on security, migration
"We have to deliver on the Paris targets"
says Anton Hofreiter, chairman of the German Greens' parliamentary group. Read the interview here.
German Greens to make coal exit, fossil car ban an election focus
Banning combustion engines inand exiting coal-fired power production are likely to be two key Green Party demands in the general elections. Although the party won’t adopt a final programme before summer, the party convention's results will serve as guidelines for 2017.