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21 November 2019
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Author: Kathrin Witsch, Handelsblatt

"Deutsche Konzerne geraten wegen Kohleimporten aus Russland in Erklärungsnot", 4 Nov 2019...

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10 October 2019

Germany: Alliance of villagers protest RWE's plans to expand Garzweiler mine; expansion threatens existence of 12 villages

Author: Philip Oltermann, The Guardian

"'Human rights before mining rights': German villagers take on coal firm", 30 Sep 2019...

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3 October 2019
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Author: Ludovic Dupin, Novethic (France) (copyright: www.novethic.fr)

« RWE, premier émetteur de CO2 en Europe, vise la neutralité carbone en 2040 », 2 octobre 2019...

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25 June 2019

Climate Litigation against Companies: An Overview of Legal Arguments

Author: Business & Human Rights Resource Centre

For the past decade, climate litigation has been steadily rising across jurisdictions. Traditionally, these cases have been brought against governments, but there is now a steep rise in climate lawsuits brought directly against companies. This increase...

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25 June 2019
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Author: Centre de Ressources sur les Entreprises et les Droits de l'Homme

Au cours de la dernière décennie, le nombre de litiges climatiques a régulièrement augmenté d’un pays à l’autre. En général, ces poursuites sont engagées contre des gouvernements, mais le nombre de poursuites liées au climat introduites directement...

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25 June 2019
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Author: Centro de Información sobre Empresas y Derechos Humanos

Durante la última década, los litigios climáticos han aumentado de manera constante en todas las jurisdicciones. Tradicionalmente, estos casos se han presentado en contra de los gobiernos, pero ahora hay un fuerte aumento en juicios por el clima,...

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3 May 2019
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Author: Süddeutsche Zeitung

"'Fridays for Future': Demo bei RWE-Hauptversammlung", 3. Mai 2019...

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24 April 2019
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Author: Germanwatch

[...] Es hatte schon nach der Entscheidung des Gerichts zur Aufnahme der Beweisführung lange gedauert, bis die offiziellen Gutachter bestimmt werden konnten. Dies lag u. a. an Einwürfen der RWE-Anwälte, die vom Gericht zurückgewiesen wurden....

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11 April 2019

Peru: Indigenous man files lawsuit against largest Germany energy company, RWE

Author: New York Times

“Climate Change Could Destroy His Home in Peru. So He Sued an Energy Company in Germany.”, 9th April 2019...

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8 April 2019
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Author: Actu Environnement

« Les stratégies efficientes devant la justice climatique : les entreprises », 10 avril 2019 ...

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