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    HoundDog, translatorpro, IM

    to learn in these last couple of diaries about PV solar's ability to provide some baseload in Germany.

    Looking at Germany, I also learned there's probably always going to be some coal fired energy around, even when a country makes a drastic switch to renewable power sources.

    Orly, it isn't evidence just because you downloaded it from the internet.

    by 6412093 on Wed Jan 09, 2013 at 06:40:44 PM PST

    •  You might be interested in this diary from (2+ / 0-)
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      Lawrence, IM

      a year ago, which discusses a little bit about the thought processes BEHIND the German energy policy and a bit of insight about where it is all going:

      http://www.dailykos.com/...

      You remind me that I should do an update, since the industry and numbers are changing so rapidly.

      „Wer kämpft, kann verlieren. Wer nicht kämpft, hat schon verloren.“ - Bertolt Brecht

      by translatorpro on Wed Jan 09, 2013 at 11:54:44 PM PST

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