German Utilities Produce More, Pollute Less

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Glenn Williams

 | Jul 07, 2014 | 2:00 PM EDT
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Suddenly, there is great concern over Germany's use of coal. Media reports suggest that increasing amounts of Germany's power originate from coal. Special interests are using these reports to elevate their causes. Underlying this flurry is the assumption that Germany's utilities are polluting more. That assumption is wrong.

The issue is not how much power originates from coal. The issue is how much pollution originates from Germany's power sector. It turns out that while higher percentages of German power originate from coal, pollution has not increased....729 more words left in this article. To read them, just click below and try Real Money FREE for 14 days.

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