KARLSRUHE, Germany (Reuters) - Germany’s constitutional court in Karlsruhe on Thursday demanded a revision of a 2018 draft law setting out nuclear operators’ rights to compensation for lost investments and remaining production quotas due to an accelerated exit from nuclear power.
Germany enforced nuclear plant closures in the wake of the Fukushima disaster in 2011.
Swedish utility Vattenfall [VATN.UL] had brought complaints the law would fall short of recognising the infringement of its property rights at three German reactors vis-a-vis its German nuclear rivals.
Reporting by Ursula Knapp; Writing by Vera Eckert; Editing by Michelle Adair
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