by Jeff Spross Posted on October 16, 2014
Germany's four major grid operators said the surcharge consumers pay for renewable energy would fall in 2015, following 14 years of steady increases.
by Jeff Spross Posted on October 3, 2014
An analysis by HSBC suggests a solar-plus-battery home system will be cheaper than grid power in Germany within a few years. And everyone else may not be far behind.
by Jeff Spross Posted on August 12, 2014
Germany only lost 15.91 minutes of electricity per customer in 2012. That's better than most of its European neighbors, and much better than the U.S.
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by Lauren C. Williams Posted on July 15, 2014 Updated: July 15, 2014
Some European countries are reverting back to typewriters to shield their governments from the U.S. National Security Agency.
by Kiley Kroh Posted on July 8, 2014 Updated: July 8, 2014
And for the first time ever, renewable energy sources accounted for a larger portion of electricity production than brown coal.
by Bryce Covert Posted on July 5, 2014 Updated: July 5, 2014
Germany's first minimum wage will start at $11.60 an hour, while the American wage is stuck at $7.25.
by Hayes Brown Posted on June 26, 2014 Updated: June 26, 2014
It's a case of Braun versus Power at the U.N. ahead of the anticipated match.
by Jessica Goldstein Posted on June 26, 2014
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I BELIEVE THAT WE WILL WIN
by Kiley Kroh Posted on May 13, 2014 Updated: May 14, 2014
Germany's impressive streak of milestones continued on Sunday, with renewable energy generation surging to a record portion of the country's overall electricity demand by midday.
by Jeff Spross Posted on March 24, 2014 Updated: March 24, 2014
An analysis by Eclareon shows solar's levelized cost of energy at grid parity with other sources of electricity in both countries -- and coming up quick in others.