German energy bills to rise by another 480 euros a year under gas levy

BERLIN, Aug 15 (Reuters) – Germany’s incoming gas price levy, which is meant to distribute the high costs of replacing Russian gas among all end-consumers from October, has been set at 2.419 euro cents per kilowatt hour (kWh), according to Trading Hub Europe. For an average family of four, this will amount to an additional […]

UPDATED: German energy bills to rise by another 480 euros a year under gas levy

Source: CDE.

Mass fish die-off in German-Polish river blamed on unknown toxic substance

BERLIN, Aug 12 (Reuters) – An unidentified highly toxic substance in the Oder river, which runs through Poland and Germany, appears to be the cause of a mass die-off of fish, the German state of Brandenburg’s environment ministry said. An analysis of river water taken this week showed evidence of “synthetic chemical substances, very probably […]

Mass fish die-off in German-Polish river blamed on unknown toxic substance