German Solar Panel Installations to Hit Record, FAZ Says

Solar panel installations in Germany will probably reach a record 8,000 megawatts this year, Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung reported, citing the DIHK national industry and trade chambers,

The government’s reductions in subsidies for solar power aren’t sufficient to prevent an increase in demand for panels, the newspaper cited Martin Wansleben, managing director at the DIHK, as saying in an interview.

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