Germany’s New Government Had Big Plans on Climate, Then Russia Invaded Ukraine. What Happens Now?

23 March 2022, Berlin: Chancellor Olaf Scholz (SPD), speaks in the general debate in the plenary session in the Bundestag. In the budget week, the Budget Act 2022, and the Federal Finance Plan 2021 - 2025 will be debated in the first reading. Photo: Kay Nietfeld/dpa (Photo by Kay Nietfeld/picture alliance via Getty Images)

Published by: Inside Climate News March 25, 2022

A new chancellor and his coalition want to enact major clean energy legislation at the same time that the war has scrambled the geopolitics of energy.