The Konstanz were the first, now, Kiel: The city Council decided to launch the "climate emergency". Thus, all climate protection projects in Kiel a higher priority. The left party calls on the Federal level.
With Kiel for the first time to announce the German capital, the so-called climate emergency. The Council decided to submit a request that had brought the cooperation partner, the SPD, the greens and the FDP, as well as The group. So that climate protection measures should be given higher priority. "Kiel needs to commit significantly more to a strict climate policy and all the means in their Power the to initiate changes and implement them", - stated in the application.
"This is a strong Signal of the state capital for climate protection," said Schleswig-Holstein's Minister of the environment, Jan Philipp Albrecht (greens). The initiators strive for that Kiel is in front of 2050 climate neutral and thus earlier than planned. Mayor Ulf fighter (SPD) supports the goal.