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Energy crisis: Scholz promises quick relief for citizens and companies
Chancellor Olaf Scholz (SPD) has guaranteed citizens and companies rapid help in view of the high energy prices. To implement the relief packages, "the necessary support is quickly organized", Scholz said "Chancellor compact" on Saturday in his weekly Internet format. This applies to the citizens, but also "for companies that now have high energy bills and do not know how to continue their business".
Verdi boss Werneke warns of the too low subsidization of gas and electricity prices .
The chairman of the Verdi union, Frank Werneke, the Federal Government and the Expert Commission warned against the planned subsidy of gas and electricity prices too low to start. "It is now important to ensure that the gas price brake - and also the electricity price brake - is not an air number," he told the Rheinische Post on Saturday.