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No more coal for climate

Two days before the official start of the UN world climate conference, thousands of people protested in Bonn demanding a coal phase-out. Almost one fifth of EU’s CO2 emissions come from coal power plants - and Germany is home to the greatest CO2 emitter in Europe.

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