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News Germany » Essen: Polluted German cities eye free public transit

News channel or source: https://www.mnn.com/green-tech/transportation/blogs/polluted-german-cities-eye-free-public-transit
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

The trial will launch in the five cities — all but Herrenberg, a suburb of Stuttgart, have populations north of 100,000 with Essen, Mannheim and Bonn being the largest of the lot — by "the end of this year at the latest" according a trio of German ...

News Germany » Essen: To Reduce Air Pollution, Germany Will Test Free Public Transportation in Some Cities

News channel or source: https://futurism.com/reduce-air-pollution-germany-public-transportation/
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

In an effort to cut down on air pollution, the German government will be making public transportation free later this year. The campaign will take place in several cities, including Bonn, Essen, Reutlingen, Mannheim, and the town of Herrenberg. The idea ...

News Germany » Essen: Germany Gang Rape

News channel or source: http://gazette.com/germany-gang-rape/article/feed/539322
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

Police officers Silva Schonhauer and Ulrich Schmitz and prosecutor Anette Milk, from left, attend a press conference in Essen, western Germany, Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018. German police have asked the public in an unusual move to help find a young man who ...

News Germany » Essen: Why Germany is Making it Free to Ride Buses and Trains in 5 Cities

News channel or source: https://www.goodnewsnetwork.org/germany-making-free-ride-buses-trains-5-cities/
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

“Effectively fighting air pollution without any further unnecessary delays is of the highest priority for Germany,” they added, according to AFP. The initiative will be launching by the end of the year “at the latest” in cities such as Bonn, Essen ...

News Germany » Essen: Germany wants to make all public transit free to cut back on pollution

News channel or source: https://www.zmescience.com/science/news-science/germany-make-public-transit-free-043423/
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

This proposal will be tested in a pilot program by “the end of this year at the latest” in five cities across western Germany: Bonn, Essen, Herrenberg, Reutlingen, and Mannheim. This surprising plan comes to light just two years after Volkswagen ...

News Germany » Essen: Germany eyes free transport to banish air pollution

News channel or source: https://www.yahoo.com/news/germany-eyes-free-transport-banish-air-pollution-190415862.html
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

The proposal will be tested by "the end of this year at the latest" in five cities across western Germany, including former capital Bonn and industrial cities Essen and Mannheim. The move is a radical one for the normally staid world of German politics ...

News Germany » Essen: Germany´s Thrive to Replace Fossil-Fuel Power with Renewables May Need Russian Gas

News channel or source: https://www.greenoptimistic.com/germany-renewables-wingas-20180215/
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

Although Germany’s renewable power capacity has reached 100 GW it ... head of sales at Gazprom-owned wholesaler Wingas was quoted as saying at a recent industry forum in Essen, “Renewable power alone won’t work in the coming decades, for reasons ...

News Germany » Essen: Germany proposes free public transportation to fight pollution

News channel or source: https://www.curbed.com/2018/2/14/17012204/germany-free-public-transportation-pollution
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

The proposal will be tested by five cities in western Germany, including Bonn (considered the country’s second capital), as well as the industrial cities of Essen and Mannheim. In addition to free public transportation, the ministers also proposed ...

News Germany » Essen: German police look for man allegedly involved in gang rape

News channel or source: http://abcnews.go.com/International/wireStory/german-police-man-allegedly-involved-gang-rape-53078740
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

German police have asked the public in an unusual move to help find a young man who was allegedly involved in the gang rape of at least two female high school students in the western town of Essen. Police spokesman Lars Lindemann has described the crimes ...