Germany: "Bild": Merkel reminds at meetings more efforts for coal exit

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Berlin (AFP) Chancellor Angela Merkel (CDU) has a media report that the coal meeting at the Chancellery calls for greater efforts to exit from the brown and hard coal. The "Bild" newspaper reported on Monday evening, citing participants, Merkel had said that if the duration to implement infrastructure measures such as power lines continues to be so long, the coal exit will not succeed. "If we continue as before, we will fail."

REF: https://www.zeit.de/news/2019-02/11/bild-merkel-mahnt-bei-treffen-mehr-anstrengungen-fuer-kohleausstieg-an-20190211-doc-1dc1ws