Examining the Energiewende
Germany Will Miss Another Green Goal
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  • marcossantiago

    Jamie, you do much better when you stick to the facts. This article is a nice summary of the inconsistencies and shortcomings of Energiewende .

  • CaliforniaStark

    Excellent article.

  • Eurydice

    I’m hazy on the details, but I think these targets were set the year before the Fukushima nuclear disaster. Were the targets adjusted for the decision to shut down half of Germany’s nuclear plants?

  • Kevin

    1990 as a base year is sandbagging. East Germany’s incredibly dirty, polluting and absurdly hopeless from an economic point of view heavy industries were shut down following reunification.

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