Setback for Merkel's Vision Funding Shortage Threatens Germany's Energy Revolution

Germany's climate fund, a cornerstone of the government's much hyped transition towards renewable energy, has been massively underfunded during its first year of operation. The Green Party has accused the government of failing in its plan to create an energy revolution.
A solar power plant in Jülich in western Germany. Germany's energy fund has fallen short of its targets.

A solar power plant in Jülich in western Germany. Germany's energy fund has fallen short of its targets.

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