Cottbus (Germany)

Type: City
Name: Cottbus (Germany)
Country: Germany
Latitude: 51.77
Longitude: 14.33
population: 115,246
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 1 reports

Thousands protest against coal mining, forming 8km human chain in River Neisse along German-Polish border

External Link: Radio National: The unlikely activists taking on Old King Coal External Link: Radio National: In King Coal's kingdomHorse breeders and winemakers in the New South Wales Hunter Valley have warned that their industries are at threat because ... [Published ABC Online - Aug 27 2014]
Entities: Coal Mining, Protest, Coal
First reported Aug 16 2014 - Updated Aug 16 2014 - 1 reports

2 foreign students settle down with host families

Delayed by the cancellation of their flight to Virac due to a passing storm, two students from Germany and Japan arrived last July 27 and are now comfortably settled with their host families as part of the American Field Service - Intercultural Program ... [Published Catanduanes Tribune - Aug 16 2014]
First reported Aug 11 2014 - Updated Aug 11 2014 - 1 reports

Potential buyer for "Blechen-Carré" shopping center in Cottbus

THOMAS DAILY News11/08/14Apparently, Gepro Bau has at last found an investor for the around 20,000 sqm "Blechen-Carré" shopping center and its expansion in Cottbus. As confirmed by a city spokesperson, the developer presented a subsidiary of France-based ... [Published Thomas Daily - Aug 11 2014]
First reported Aug 06 2014 - Updated Aug 06 2014 - 1 reports

‘Black gold’ battle: How Europe’s dirtiest fuel is threatening to uproot 700-year-old villages

Europe’s energy dilemma — burning the dirtiest coal while meeting pollution targets — is crystallizing in opposition to a plan that would uproot 700- year-old villages and dig two pits the size of Manhattan. PGE SA and Vattenfall AB, the Warsaw- and ... [Published Financial Post - Top Stories - Aug 06 2014]
First reported Jul 31 2014 - Updated Jul 31 2014 - 1 reports

How Fiscal Policy Can Address Energy's Environmental Impacts, Ian Parry

Listen to IMF economists and other experts discuss key economic and financial issues of the day. Click on the play button. Alternatively, download the audio MP3 file—a popular digital music format for sound files. Broadcasters : this facility is also ... [Published IMF - Jul 31 2014]
First reported Jul 27 2014 - Updated Jul 27 2014 - 1 reports

World News Quick Take

NEPALIndia finalizes power dealIndia is finalizing an agreement to provide the energy-starved Himalayan nation with electricity, Indian Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj said at the end of a three-day official visit yesterday. The country’s communist insurgency, ... [Published Taipei Times Online - Jul 27 2014]
First reported Jul 19 2014 - Updated Jul 19 2014 - 1 reports

Grandson of Hitler assassination plotter in bid to reclaim estate confiscated by Nazis

The family of Prince Friedrich zu Solms-Baruth, an aristocrat involved in the July 20 plot to assassinate Hitler, launches a fresh legal bid to reclaim his estate from the German authorities The grandson of a prince who aided the plot to assassinate Hitler ... [Published Telegraph - Jul 19 2014]

Quotes

"People are painting their houses, putting new tiles on the roof, there's even a young couple who've bought a house in the village. That's got to be a sign of hope" he said
Prince Friedrich said: "What is being done here flies in the face of the constitution - not [allowing us] to present evidence and disregarding the historical circumstances blatantly. We have protested that we have been denied a fair hearing, which is the minimum we can say."

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Thousands protest against coal mining, forming ... [Published ABC Online - Aug 27 2014]
2 foreign students settle down with host families [Published Catanduanes Tribune - Aug 16 2014]
Potential buyer for "Blechen-Carré" shopping ce... [Published Thomas Daily - Aug 11 2014]
‘Black gold’ battle: How Europe’s dirtiest fuel... [Published Financial Post - Top Stories - Aug 06 2014]
How Fiscal Policy Can Address Energy's Environm... [Published IMF - Jul 31 2014]
World News Quick Take [Published Taipei Times Online - Jul 27 2014]
Grandson of Hitler assassination plotter in bid... [Published Telegraph - Jul 19 2014]
7 Billion People Special: Population-Environment [Published http://www.coolpixzoon.blogspot.com/ - Jan 05 2012]
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‘Black gold’ battle: How Europe’s dirtiest fuel... [Published Financial Post - Top Stories - Aug 06 2014]
Europe’s energy dilemma — burning the dirtiest coal while meeting pollution targets — is crystallizing in opposition to a plan that would uproot 700- year-old villages and dig two pits the size of Manhattan. PGE SA and Vattenfall AB, the Warsaw- and ...
7 Billion People Special: Population-Environment [Published http://www.coolpixzoon.blogspot.com/ - Jan 05 2012]
7 Billion People Special: Population-EnvironmentMedical staff use a Geiger counter to screen a woman for possible radiation exposure at a public welfare centre in Hitachi City, Ibaraki, in this file picture taken March 16, 2011. The world's population ...
From Coal-Mining to Water-Skiing: The Niederlau... [Published Place Management & Branding - Dec 05 2011]
From Coal-Mining to Water-Skiing: The Niederlausitz in Brandenburgby Valentin Schipfer Coal-mining areas are rarely the most attractive places in the world. Yet, for many people, these are the places they work and live in. The relationship to the coal-mines ...
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