Skip to comments.German businesses optimistic about 2018
Posted on 12/30/2017 1:36:16 AM PST by Berlin_Freeper
More than half of Germany's industry associations have shrugged off worries about US protectionist policies and Brexit, and are more positive about their situation than they were a year ago, a business survey has shown.
A poll conducted by Germany's IW economic institute has shown that 26 of 48 industry associations were more upbeat than they were at the end of 2016 and more than two-thirds expected firms in their sector to produce more next year than this.
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Sounds like a reduction in factory consumption of power over the holidays (as for vacation shutdown) pushed Germany’s wind turbine power production over its power consumption.
I wonder if Germany also has a chopped-eagle problem, not that their version of Sierra Club would care. Gaia over stopping cruel, Grimm-like fates to birds!
Save birds, burn oil and coal. Or come up with a kind of wind turbine that doesn’t chop eagles.