Power Failures Germany Rethinks Path to Green Future

Germany's energy revolution is the government's only major project -- but the problems keep piling up. The pace of grid expansion is sluggish, and electricity costs for consumers are rising. The environment minister wants to fundamentally alter the way green energy is subsidized, but will it mean putting the brakes on the entire project?
German Environment Minister Peter Altmeier: " I have personally greeted almost every wind turbine and solar panel in Germany."

German Environment Minister Peter Altmeier: " I have personally greeted almost every wind turbine and solar panel in Germany."

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Translated from the German by Jan Liebelt