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Power Play – Germany

SBS Journeyman Pictures April 2012 In villages across Germany the people have seized power by generating enough renewable energy to supply their needs. But with the government cutting subsidies to small producers will this green revolution run out of steam? … Continue reading

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Wind farms paid £900,000 to switch off for one night

Victoria Ward The Telegraph The payments, worth up to 20 times the value of the power they would have produced, raises serious concerns about such subsidies, which are paid for by the customer. The six Scottish wind farms were asked … Continue reading

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