ANALYSIS: What’s going on with Germany’s weather right now?

ANALYSIS: What’s going on with Germany’s weather right now?

The number of heat waves and thunderstorms in Germany is increasing with each passing year. We look at the relationship between Germany's changing weather and the threat of climate change.

‘No longer pushing the burden into future’: German govt approves more ambitious climate targets

‘No longer pushing the burden into future’: German govt approves more ambitious climate targets

Merkel urges richest nations to up climate game despite Covid

Merkel urges richest nations to up climate game despite Covid

Germany could ‘lose last glaciers in 10 years’

Germany could ‘lose last glaciers in 10 years’

‘Exclamation mark for climate protection’: How Germany is reacting to top court’s landmark ruling

‘Exclamation mark for climate protection’: How Germany is reacting to top court’s landmark ruling

Three women win Hamburg scholarship awarded to those who plan to ‘do nothing’

Three women win Hamburg scholarship awarded to those who plan to ‘do nothing’

IN PHOTOS: Fridays for Future returns to Germany with more than 400 demos

IN PHOTOS: Fridays for Future returns to Germany with more than 400 demos

Germany launches first ‘green’ bonds to finance climate-related projects

Germany launches first ‘green’ bonds to finance climate-related projects

‘Close seven airports now’: How environmental group wants to change how Germans fly

‘Close seven airports now’: How environmental group wants to change how Germans fly

Climate activists rage as Germany opts for drawn-out coal exit

Climate activists rage as Germany opts for drawn-out coal exit

‘Climate crime’: Activists occupy two German coal mines

‘Climate crime’: Activists occupy two German coal mines

RWE to make deep carbon cuts

RWE to make deep carbon cuts

Munich Re warns climate change could cost billions

Munich Re warns climate change could cost billions

Part of central Berlin set to be closed to traffic for six months

Part of central Berlin set to be closed to traffic for six months

‘We’ll continue our protests’: Environmental activists confront Siemens bosses in Munich

‘We’ll continue our protests’: Environmental activists confront Siemens bosses in Munich

Sustainable fashion: Five German brands aiming to make your wardrobe eco-friendly

Sustainable fashion: Five German brands aiming to make your wardrobe eco-friendly

Activists stage protests in Germany as cabinet passes coal exit law

Activists stage protests in Germany as cabinet passes coal exit law

10 German words you need to know to engage in the climate debate
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10 German words you need to know to engage in the climate debate

Germany signs off on multi-billion climate reform package

Germany signs off on multi-billion climate reform package

Germany can jail officials who flout anti-pollution rulings, court says

Germany can jail officials who flout anti-pollution rulings, court says

Germany to issue first ‘green’ bonds to support climate action

Germany to issue first ‘green’ bonds to support climate action

Germany strikes controversial CO2 pricing deal after gruelling debate

Germany strikes controversial CO2 pricing deal after gruelling debate

Germany sees significant rise in number of SUVs on roads

Germany sees significant rise in number of SUVs on roads

German farmers shut down streets in nationwide protest against government plans

German farmers shut down streets in nationwide protest against government plans

What does Germany’s planned climate protection package mean for you?
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What does Germany’s planned climate protection package mean for you?

Number of flight passengers in Germany increases despite ‘Fridays for Future’

Number of flight passengers in Germany increases despite ‘Fridays for Future’

Climate activists block traffic in Berlin as protests heat up

Climate activists block traffic in Berlin as protests heat up

What are the key points of Merkel’s new climate strategy?

What are the key points of Merkel’s new climate strategy?

Wasserwende: Germany urges more people to drink tap water to protect environment

Wasserwende: Germany urges more people to drink tap water to protect environment

Germany to suspend Amazon aid to Brazil

Germany to suspend Amazon aid to Brazil

Germany records its hottest June temperature

Germany records its hottest June temperature

Dane becomes first foreigner elected mayor of major German city

Dane becomes first foreigner elected mayor of major German city

German supermarket chain Aldi set to charge for fruit and veg bags

German supermarket chain Aldi set to charge for fruit and veg bags

Climate activists use small boats to blockade cruise ship in German harbour

Climate activists use small boats to blockade cruise ship in German harbour

The Dane who wants to be mayor of a German city – and how he plans to modernize it

The Dane who wants to be mayor of a German city – and how he plans to modernize it

Youths rally across Europe in pre-vote climate protest

Youths rally across Europe in pre-vote climate protest

Torn over coal, German village struggles to heal

Torn over coal, German village struggles to heal

Germany should phase out coal mining by 2038: commission

Germany should phase out coal mining by 2038: commission

Germany considers Autobahn speed limit to fight climate change

Germany considers Autobahn speed limit to fight climate change

Thousands march in Germany calling for end to coal power

Thousands march in Germany calling for end to coal power

Greenpeace colour streets of Berlin yellow to protest against coal

Greenpeace colour streets of Berlin yellow to protest against coal

Can Monday’s Bonn meet bring the Paris climate pact to life?

Can Monday’s Bonn meet bring the Paris climate pact to life?

Merkel and Macron to lead diplomatic push at UN climate talks

Merkel and Macron to lead diplomatic push at UN climate talks

Is Germany the green leader it’s hyped up to be?

Is Germany the green leader it’s hyped up to be?

Merkel ally warns of collapse of coalition talks, as climate comes up for debate

Merkel ally warns of collapse of coalition talks, as climate comes up for debate

German lawmakers ratify landmark Paris climate accord

German lawmakers ratify landmark Paris climate accord

German lifestyle is ‘burden’ on environment

German lifestyle is ‘burden’ on environment

Govt ‘breaking promises’ with new CO2 deal

Govt ‘breaking promises’ with new CO2 deal

German consumers still hot for nuclear power

German consumers still hot for nuclear power

Germany in the dock over climate action

Germany in the dock over climate action

Zombies, romping parents join climate drive

Zombies, romping parents join climate drive

Hanseatic Unesco sites threatened by sea levels

Hanseatic Unesco sites threatened by sea levels

Experts fear mild weather mosquito swarm

Experts fear mild weather mosquito swarm

Scientists: Antarctic ice melt ‘top threat’

Scientists: Antarctic ice melt ‘top threat’

Brown coal muddies green energy goals

Brown coal muddies green energy goals

Germany’s collective blame phobia

Germany’s collective blame phobia

Algae façade makes house truly ‘green’

Algae façade makes house truly ‘green’

Deutsche Bank HQ raided in tax fraud probe

Deutsche Bank HQ raided in tax fraud probe

Over 800 new species colonize Germany

Over 800 new species colonize Germany

Study: Arctic went through ice-free stages

Study: Arctic went through ice-free stages

Global warming could bring 50-degree days

Global warming could bring 50-degree days

Less Arctic ice than ever

Less Arctic ice than ever

UN initiative declares global warming a threat to world peace

UN initiative declares global warming a threat to world peace

Berlin hosts global climate change summit

Berlin hosts global climate change summit

Violent weather expected amid climate change

Violent weather expected amid climate change

Politicians driving ‘climate killer’ cars

Politicians driving ‘climate killer’ cars

Drifting hole in ozone layer set to expose Germans to skin damage

Drifting hole in ozone layer set to expose Germans to skin damage

Torrential rain clouds Germany’s future

Torrential rain clouds Germany’s future

Berlin’s ambitious UN Security Council agenda

Berlin’s ambitious UN Security Council agenda

RWE chief branded climate ‘dinosaur’

RWE chief branded climate ‘dinosaur’

Greenhouse emissions grow with economy

Greenhouse emissions grow with economy

Climate experts warn of extremely cold winters

Climate experts warn of extremely cold winters

Indian official calls German cars ‘criminal’

Indian official calls German cars ‘criminal’

Röttgen says ‘ice broken’ at Bonn climate talks

Röttgen says ‘ice broken’ at Bonn climate talks

Germany jumpstarts electric car initiative

Germany jumpstarts electric car initiative

Germany reportedly slashing climate projects

Germany reportedly slashing climate projects

Köhler urges higher gas prices for environment

Köhler urges higher gas prices for environment

Fake ‘glaciers’ grown to combat big melt

Fake ‘glaciers’ grown to combat big melt

Berlin and Tokyo to work together on climate, arms

Berlin and Tokyo to work together on climate, arms

VW engines to fire German household power plants

VW engines to fire German household power plants

Germany’s largest solar park added to grid

Germany’s largest solar park added to grid

Initiative launches €400-billion African solar power project

Initiative launches €400-billion African solar power project

Germany tops G8 climate action ranking

Germany tops G8 climate action ranking

Climate House opens its doors to visitors in Bremerhaven

Climate House opens its doors to visitors in Bremerhaven

Zugspitze gets protective sun shield blanket for summer

Zugspitze gets protective sun shield blanket for summer

Daimler buys into electric carmaker Tesla

Daimler buys into electric carmaker Tesla

Survey says German consumers aren’t that green

Survey says German consumers aren’t that green

Gabriel: US must make greenhouse gas cuts

Gabriel: US must make greenhouse gas cuts

Controversial German polar experiment fails

Controversial German polar experiment fails

Supercomputer to improve forecasting of lousy German weather

Supercomputer to improve forecasting of lousy German weather

Greenpeace calls for environmental bailout

Greenpeace calls for environmental bailout

Farting underwater creatures release greenhouse gases

Farting underwater creatures release greenhouse gases

Volkswagen to develop electric cars with Toshiba

Volkswagen to develop electric cars with Toshiba

Global warming test splits grand coalition

Global warming test splits grand coalition

Gabriel hails new global energy agency

Gabriel hails new global energy agency

Germany on track to meet Kyoto targets

Germany on track to meet Kyoto targets

Merkel calls for slower nuclear phase-out

Merkel calls for slower nuclear phase-out

Germany to store carbon dioxide underground

Germany to store carbon dioxide underground

Germany’s Zugspitze glacier gets sunshield

Germany’s Zugspitze glacier gets sunshield

Moving beyond Bush

Moving beyond Bush

Garrett: Australia ready to join Europe in climate change fight

Garrett: Australia ready to join Europe in climate change fight

Germany may hike tax on dirty cars

Germany may hike tax on dirty cars

Greta Thunberg calls on Merkel to be ‘brave’ in climate change fight

Greta Thunberg calls on Merkel to be ‘brave’ in climate change fight

Merkel hosts activist Greta Thunberg for talks on climate crisis

Merkel hosts activist Greta Thunberg for talks on climate crisis

Environmental groups launch suit against Merkel’s ‘weak’ climate laws

Environmental groups launch suit against Merkel’s ‘weak’ climate laws

German electricity prices could rise by 20 percent due to coal withdrawal

German electricity prices could rise by 20 percent due to coal withdrawal

Merkel predicts ‘contentious’ G7 summit with Trump

Merkel predicts ‘contentious’ G7 summit with Trump

Heat on ‘climate chancellor’ Merkel over coal-fired plants and cars

Heat on ‘climate chancellor’ Merkel over coal-fired plants and cars

Merkel calls G7 climate talks ‘very unsatisfactory’

Merkel calls G7 climate talks ‘very unsatisfactory’

Bosch pulls plug on solar business

Bosch pulls plug on solar business

Greenhouse gases rise as Germany burns coal

Greenhouse gases rise as Germany burns coal

EU to VW: Don’t worry about CO2 rules

EU to VW: Don’t worry about CO2 rules

Environment ministers gather in Bonn to save climate talks

Environment ministers gather in Bonn to save climate talks

Merkel puts brave face on future climate talks

Merkel puts brave face on future climate talks

Merkel shows her dismay in Copenhagen

Merkel shows her dismay in Copenhagen

Merkel ‘nervous’ climate talks could fail

Merkel ‘nervous’ climate talks could fail

Hamburg unveils world’s most powerful weather supercomputer

Hamburg unveils world’s most powerful weather supercomputer

Merkel expecting major climate change effort at Copenhagen talks

Merkel expecting major climate change effort at Copenhagen talks

US ambassador calls Germany Washington’s most important ally

US ambassador calls Germany Washington’s most important ally

Merkel calls for climate deal in early 2010

Merkel calls for climate deal in early 2010

Merkel hails G8 climate change as ‘step forward’

Merkel hails G8 climate change as ‘step forward’

Setting a common agenda in Berlin and Washington

Setting a common agenda in Berlin and Washington

Merkel heads to US for talks with Obama

Merkel heads to US for talks with Obama

Agency says Germans should eat less meat

Agency says Germans should eat less meat

Merkel to block climate reforms that risk jobs

Merkel to block climate reforms that risk jobs

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Carmakers slam EU CO2 emission compromise