Skip to comments.Is Germany finally ready to keep the green dream alive by fracking?
Posted on 06/06/2014 7:06:48 AM PDT by rktman
Germanys once promising Energiewende ambitions, which included virtually ridding the country of nuclear power while heavily subsidizing wind and solar with the eventual goal of transitioning electricity production to 60 percent renewables by 2050, hasnt worked out too well. The countrys rising energy prices have hurt consumers and ruined their manufacturing competitiveness, while the costliness and unreliability of wind and solar has prompted energy producers to turn back to the coal-powered plants in droves resulting in a net increase in carbon emissions.
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They actually started some fracking....then...spurred on by the USA’s anti-fracking nuts, Germany stopped all fracking.
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