March 27, 2017
As reported by the International Association of Oil & Gas Producers: German Chancellor Angela Merkel, who leads the world’s fourth biggest economy, has gone on record in favor of gas.
Speaking on MArch 14th 2017 to the VKU, the association of local German utilities at their meeting in Berlin, she said: ‘more than 40 million people in Germany use natural gas to heat their homes. That is half of the country’s population. That is why we need to see the feed in of renewables and the gas sector very closely together.