“Alas, international law”
Germany must make it easier for citizens and associations to legally challenge environmental permits, writes Michael Bauchmüller in the Süddeutsche Zeitung. Failure to implement such a reform required by EU law could lead to a substantial fine. Conservative parties in the Bundestag (CDU/CSU) have blocked the reform to prevent “new investment obstacles,” writes Bauchmüller.
Read the article in German here.