November 16, 2012

German Anti-Nuclear Effort Leads to . . Coal

William Tucker, Nuclear Townhall


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The word coming out of Germany these days is what everything is going swimmingly with the effort to give up nuclear and transitional to the renewable generation of electricity. “German Power Exports Peak Despite Nuclear Phase-Out,” says one headline. “German renewables beat forecast,” says a second. “Renewable Climb to 26 Percent of Power” says a third and “Germany Showing Nuclear Shutdown is a Viable Option” a fourth. It’s only when you read behind the headlines that you start to see the underside of all this.

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TAGGED: Coal, Intermittency, Windmills, Renewable Energy, Nuclear Energy, Germany

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