Germany – Page 2 – GBRI
 

Germany is fast moving towards renewable energy and is setting impressive sustainability records too. To take things further, around 7 million German homes will now try Google’s Project Sunroof that is being launched in the country today. Project Sunroof is a simple tool that helps one determine if their house gets enough sunlight to switch to […]

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The world’s first zero-emissions train just completed its successful maiden run in Germany. The train is hydrogen-powered, which means it runs on just steam and condensed water. The Coradia iLint is the world’s only fuel cell passenger train, according to its French makers Alstom, who design environmentally-friendly rail solutions. The passenger-free trial run was completed on […]

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Germany’s Environment Minister Barbara Hendricks ruffled quite a few feathers when she announced that meat, fish or meat-derived products would be banned from being consumed at all official government functions. It should be noted that meat farming alone accounts for more than 20% of global greenhouse emissions, which is more than the emissions from the entire transportation sector! “We want […]

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