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50 dual-benefit measures for economic recovery and climate action

On Jun 3, 2020
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RT @agoraverkehr: Just in time for the current government negotiations about an economic stimulus programme: Our "Dual-Benefit Stimulus for #Germany" is now also available in English. It contains more than 50 measures for a #GreenRecovery. https://t.co/wLTSz20SF4 #EUGreenDeal #GreenNewDeal (1/2) https://t.co/HkzSVrFAZN
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Agora Energiewende and Agora Verkehrswende today released the English version of “Dual-Benefit Stimulus for Germany”, a proposal for a massive economic aid package comprising more than 50 measures for industry, transport, buildings, the energy economy, and increased purchasing power.

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On Jun 3, 2020
@C_Hochfeld shared
RT @agoraverkehr: Just in time for the current government negotiations about an economic stimulus programme: Our "Dual-Benefit Stimulus for #Germany" is now also available in English. It contains more than 50 measures for a #GreenRecovery. https://t.co/wLTSz20SF4 #EUGreenDeal #GreenNewDeal (1/2) https://t.co/HkzSVrFAZN
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50 dual-benefit measures for economic recovery and climate action

50 dual-benefit measures for economic recovery and climate action

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