Energy Revolution Hiccups Grid Instability Has Industry Scrambling for Solutions

Sudden fluctuations in Germany's power grid are causing major damage to a number of industrial companies. While many of them have responded by getting their own power generators and regulators to help minimize the risks, they warn that companies might be forced to leave if the government doesn't deal with the issues fast.
Von Catalina Schröder
Even a millisecond in voltage fluctuation can cause major damage at large industrial firms.

Even a millisecond in voltage fluctuation can cause major damage at large industrial firms.

Ingo_Wagner/ picture-alliance / dpa
Translated from the German by Renuka Rayasam