The German Question

The German Question Gas, or no Gas? Munich, 30 June 2022 It is no longer a secret that the European economy, and especially the German economy, is heavily dependent on fossil fuels from Russia. The last few weeks have now shown how real the threat of a cut in Russian...
Pivotal changes in society

Pivotal changes in society

Pivotal Changes and what they mean for our society Munich, 10 June ’22 Back in late 2019 Jeremy Rifkin’s latest book The Green New Deal was published in German. I had the good fortune to be at the German presentation of the book by Handelsblatt in Berlin and...
Metal Recycling – Necessity or Trend

Metal Recycling – Necessity or Trend

Metal Recycling Necessity or a Trend? Munich, 08 June ’22 The war in Eastern Europe has clearly shown us that metals are not infinitely available and their uneven distribution leads to great dependency worldwide. In the meantime, we can no longer speak of...

The Cherry Effect

The Cherry Effect When you feel stressed, and don’t know why! Munich, 10 May ’22 When it smells of cherry! First, I would like to take you to the Yukon in 2012 – February and Minus 20 – 42 degrees. I decided in my preparations for the Marathon des Sables...
2022 Q1 Review

2022 Q1 Review

Tense start to the year   Where do we go from here? Munich, 13 Apr. ’22 Q1 2022: Review Surprisingly, Covid did not focus on the first quarter of 2022, but sadly, it was dominated by the war and its human abyss. The Russian invasion of Ukraine did not leave...