Renewable energy adoption creates turbulence in Germany

Germany’s energy transition is an expensive endeavor Germany has been undergoing an energy transition in recent years, called Energiewende. The initiative calls for the country to make more aggressive use of renewable energy and forsake fossil-fuels. The transition away from fossil-fuels has been somewhat turbulent. While the German government believes that embracing renewable energy will be a benefit for the economy in the long run, the upfront costs associated with its adoption are staggering. Germany’s focus on clean power may be doing considerable damage to the country’s economy. Germany aims…

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Germany continues to struggle with renewable energy

Germany Hydrogen Fuel Infrastructure Plans

Renewable energy finds traction in Germany Germany has become an active hub for renewable energy, especially when it comes to the matter of solar power. The country’s interest in renewable energy is largely backed by a growing need to break away from nuclear energy. Germany has been working to move away from nuclear energy for several years, but its efforts did not find traction until the 2011 Fukushima disaster in Japan, which is one of the worst nuclear disasters the world has seen thus far. Clean power faces challenges throughout…

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Germany set to launch new renewable energy storage initiative

Germany Renewable Energy

Germany continues showing its strength on the renewable energy front Germany is quickly establishing itself as a leading power in the realm of renewable energy. As the country begins to make more use of solar, wind, hydrogen fuel, and other forms of clean power, the need for comprehensive and efficient storage systems is becoming more apparent. In February of this year, the country began focusing more heavily on improving the battery storage technology that was being used for its various solar energy systems. Now, Germany is set to debut the…

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