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Old 14-10-2013, 05:29 PM
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Originally Posted by How bad boy View Post
In other news, Germany recently paid 100 per MWh to disconnect its renewable capacity from the grid due to massive overcapacity.

Brownouts are feared this winter too.
A nice ironic twist to this is that the higher price of gas* is increasing coal burning in Germany, resulting in a rise in CO2 output.

Law of unintended consequences n all that...

*combined with the botched carbon credit trading scheme, the unacceptable variability of peak supply in renewables and the decommissioning of nuclear.
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