[QODLink]
Europe
Video: Germany's green vision
Germany suburb leads way in cutting emission of greenhouse gases by going solar.
Last Modified: 26 Sep 2009 08:06 GMT



Germans are set go to the polls for federal elections in which the economy has dominated campaigning.
 
But global warming will be a crucial policy challenge for whoever wins.
 
Germany has already agreed to cut at least 20 per cent of its carbon dioxide emissions by the year 2020.
 
That will leave some difficult decisions on how to fulfil its future energy needs.
 
Al Jazeera's Barnaby Phillips reports.

Source:
Al Jazeera
Topics in this article
Country
Featured on Al Jazeera
Italy struggles to deal with growing flood of migrants willing to risk their lives to reach the nearest European shores.
Israel's Operation Protective Edge is the third major offensive on the Gaza Strip in six years.
Muslims and Arabs in the US say they face discrimination in many areas of life, 13 years after the 9/11 attacks.
At one UN site alone, approximately four children below the age of five are dying each day.
Featured
Amid vote audit and horse-trading, politicians of all hues agree a compromise is needed to avoid political instability.
Part of the joint accord aimed at ending the political impasse establishes an independent National Election Commission.
Rights groups say the US prosecution of terrorism cases targets Muslims and are fraught with abuses.
Local painters forgo experimentation to cater to growing number of foreign buyers.
Cyprus is a tax haven and has long attracted wealthy Russians, but it could become a European energy hub.
join our mailing list