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German Energy Reprieve Too Little, Too Late to Save Factory Jobs

  • Recent energy-price drop helped avert rationing, blackouts
  • Almost half of chemical firms plan investment cuts in Germany
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Where Germany's Growth Comes From

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With gas prices down from record highs, Germany has seen a surge of optimism that the worst of the energy crisis has passed. But for the country’s biggest industrial producers, the long-term picture remains dismal.