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Revolt of the Sun Kings Solar Industry Fights to Save Subsidies

Government subsidies for solar energy in Germany have reached absurd proportions, as ordinary consumers pay out billions to support solar power. Now plans to reduce the subsidies are encountering massive resistance from the industry and a number of German states, which benefit from the current arrangement.
Von Frank Dohmen, Nils Klawitter und Wolfgang Reuter
Translated from the German by Christopher Sultan
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