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Germany Edges Closer to Using Nuclear to Plug Russian Gas Gap

  • Nation is due to exit atomic energy by the end of the year
  • Germany also extending lives of coal plants to secure supplies
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WATCH: Germany may consider delaying shutdowns of its remaining nuclear plants as Russia squeezes gas supplies. Birgit Jennen reports.Source: Bloomberg
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Germany’s two most powerful leaders said delaying shutdowns of the country’s remaining nuclear plants needs to be considered to help ease an energy crunch this winter as Russia squeezes gas supplies.