Photo Gallery The Costs of Green Energy

Germany's agressive and reckless expansion of wind and solar power has come with a hefty price tag for consumers, and the costs often fall disproportionately on the poor. Government advisors are calling for a completely new start.
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Foto: © Ina Fassbender / Reuters/ REUTERS
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Foto: Marcus Brandt/ dpa
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Foto: Ingo Wagner/ dpa
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Foto: Stefan Thomas/ picture alliance / dpa
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Foto: JENS MEYER/ AP
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Foto: DER SPIEGEL