Photo Gallery Germany's Energiewende Hits Headwinds

Germany is planning to build 60,000 new wind turbines – in forests, in the foothills of the Alps and even in protected environmental areas. But local residents are up in arms about what they see as the disfigurement of the landscape, costs are skyrocketing and Germany's determination to phase out nuclear power is in danger.
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