News Digest Item
11 Oct 2017

Thuringia state government opposes extension of power lines

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Welt Online

The state government of Thuringia in central Germany opposes the construction of new power lines connecting it with Bavaria because these would cut through a rich cultural and natural landscape, Welt Online reports. They also reject three alternative routes suggested by the Federal Network Agency, and say that the existing lines should be upgraded instead.

Read the article in German here. Read a CLEW dossier on the German power grid here.


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