Low Rhine water levels threaten Germany’s economic growth

The river Rhine is pictured with low water in Cologne, Germany, Aug 10, 2022. (MARTIN MEISSNER / AP) BERLIN/LOBITH, Netherlands – Already bracing for recession and winter energy shortages, German businesses are grappling with the lack of another precious commodity: rain. Weeks of baking temperatures and scant rainfall this summer have drained the water levels […]