Photo Gallery: Wind at Sea
Foto: REpower Systems/OBS

Photo Gallery: Wind at Sea

North Coast Doldrums Why Germany's Offshore Wind Parks Have Stalled

With Chancellor Merkel's government turning its back on nuclear power, offshore wind parks are set to pick up the slack. But the installation of gigantic turbines in the North and Baltic seas has proven challenging, slow and hindered by bureaucratic hurdles. Could the future of wind be on land after all?
Translated from the German by Christopher Sultan