Photo Gallery: Solar Energy Flounders

Photo Gallery: Solar Energy Flounders

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Solar Subsidy Sinkhole Re-Evaluating Germany's Blind Faith in the Sun

The costs of subsidizing solar electricity have exceeded the 100-billion-euro mark in Germany, but poor results are jeopardizing the country's transition to renewable energy. The government is struggling to come up with a new concept to promote the inefficient technology in the future.
Translated from the German by Christopher Sultan