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Germany's $270 Billion Renewables Shift Biggest Since War | B4E ...

Germany's $270 Billion Renewables Shift Biggest Since War | B4E ... | Sustainable Energy | Scoop.it

Chancellor Angela Merkel is planning to build offshore wind farms that will cover an area six times the size of New York City and erect power lines that could stretch from London to Baghdad. The program will cost 200 billion euros ($268 billion), a third of annual gross domestic product, according to the DIW economic institute in Berlin.

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California's Grid System Operator Confronts the Prospect of 33 ...

California's Grid System Operator Confronts the Prospect of 33 ... | Sustainable Energy | Scoop.it

The ISO CEO's five-year plan has four simple components -- and they may require fossil fuels.

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High renewables penetration means eye-watering costs and ...

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I cannot avoid the conclusion that approaches based on renewables will mainly, at a very large expense, end up delaying the real decisions we must eventually make to lower emissions to acceptable levels.

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