Germany to curb gas use, burn more coal in ‘serious’ situation

German coal operation The so-called climate crisis soon gets pushed aside when an energy crisis bites. Saving the world is for poseurs, saving your citizens from hardship is politics. Renewables don’t even get a mention. – – – Germany will curb domestic energy consumption and boost stockpiles, as it ramps up efforts to stem a […]

Germany to curb gas use, burn more coal in ‘serious’ situation

Food Culture: Germany’s Love Of White Asparagus

Even the ancient Greeks, wealthy Romans and Emperor August were big asparagus fans. Presumably, the Romans with their expansionist campaigns were behind its quick spread in Europe, including in Germany. Today, Germany is one of the leading producers of asparagus in Europe. But why are Germans so crazy about the “white gold”? Our reporter Brant […]

Food Culture: Germany’s Love Of White Asparagus