After years of massive government sponsorship, renewable energy is now facing a regulatory headwind in Germany. A bidding process will be introduced for new wind turbines and replace current fixed subsidies.
That poses a risk to smaller companies.
Russian businesses have been tasked with developing and building gas turbines in order to make up for lost imports. German engineers assess whether that is a realistic goal.
The technology that made bitcoin possible could solve key challenges of a renewables-based energy system. The race is on to radically change how to we consume and generate power.
France has launched its first offshore turbine to curb reliance on nuclear and reach climate goals — France could become Europe's second-largest wind energy producer after Germany. But the transition brings problems.
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