CDU Wants Renewables Only Where Grid Supports Them, BZ Reports

Germany’s governing Christian Democrats want solar energy parks and wind generators to be built only where the power grid can support them, Boersen- Zeitung reported, citing a paper written by party officials.

The party’s experts are pressing for the restriction to be included in renewable energy legislation as Environment Minister Norbert Roettgen prepares to enter talks with the solar industry, Boersen-Zeitung said.

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