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Germany installs 775 MW of PV in Q1 new photovoltaic capacity in March 2013

Germany reportedly added 290 MW of new photovoltaic capacity in March, according to the Federal Environment Minister. While the Federal Network Agency’s figures are still to be released, if the information proves true, the solar subsidy degression planned for May could… 20 more words

Renewable Energy Law has weakened the German electricity grid

The Renewable Energy Law was introduced 12 years ago in Germany. It prioritises the use of “green energy”. What was thought to be a way of helping the introduction of new technology and fulfilling a political agenda has backfired and has led to a severe weakness of the electricity grid and the second-highest electricty price in Europe. 624 more words


Newsbytes: Germany Faces Green Energy Crisis

From Dr. Benny Peiser at The GWPF

Network Agency Calls For Suspension Of Emission Laws For Old Coal Plants
Last winter, on several occasions, Germany escaped only just large-scale power outages. 595 more words

Global Warming

Germany at risk of energy blackouts

It’s a race against the clock in Germany: if the industry does not invest in new energy infrastructure to ensure security of supply, the country that has taken the lead of anti-nuclear policies might find iself short of energy to pass the next Winter. 218 more words