Toyota introduces its redesigned Prius, the car that pioneered hybrid technology. The fourth-generation Prius has been given a boost in terms of fuel economy and emission performance.
People around the world have pledged to plant 250,000 trees to counter the US President's "disgraceful" decision to pull out of the Paris climate agreement.
Cars, and diesel vehicles in particular, are German moralists' No.1 enemy at present. There's much talk about bans and quotas. To what extent will this lead towards a planned economy, DW's Henrik Böhme asks.
Switzerland has signed up for an Emissions Trading System with the EU. A small start but China is to start a similar scheme later in the year.
German car makers "gambled away" public trust by manipulating emissions values in their diesel cars, Chancellor Angela Merkel said in a Dortmund campaign speech. She added that honesty is part of the economy.
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