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Climate activists occupy disputed German coal plant

Feb 25, 2020 - 5:14 PM

The Datteln power station is controversial because it is slated to come online just after Berlin agreed a long-term plan to exit coal-fired power by 2038 as part of a drive to reduce greenhouse gas emissions

PROTESTING COAL ENERGY. Environmental activists post banners on excavation machinery during an operation to occupy the "Datteln 4" coal-fired power station to protest against a law passed last week to end coal electricity generation, but which environmental groups argue is insufficient, on February 2, 2020 in Datteln, western Germany. Photo by Ina Fassbender/AFP