75,000 people have invested almost €1.4bn in Prokon, hoping for 8% annual returns. But the wind has changed and investors want their money back - but Prokon can't pay them all.
As world leaders ratify the Paris climate agreement, what will it take to implement it? Many countries are looking to Germany's energy transition as a model for reducing emissions by boosting renewables.
Terror fears and a fall in the British pound after the Brexit vote have been cited as causing the budget airline to go bust. A massive operation to repatriate more than 100,000 tourists is underway.
The German government has agreed on a new reform of electricity markets. It's likely to slow down the transition to a clean energy future, removing wind from the sails of the German Energiewende. Critics are appalled.
One of the key topics at this year's World Economic Forum on Africa is the continent’s energy supply. It's still inadequate, but there's some progress, DW's Manuela Kasper-Claridge reports from Kigali.
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