Wind Turbines in Germany

Wind Turbines in Germany

Krisztian Bocsi/Bloomberg

Wind turbines operate beyond a field of rapeseed in Altentreptow on May 3, 2014. There’s so much power available on windy and sunny days in Germany and Austria that the number of hours producers had to pay consumers to use it doubled in the first five months of 2014, data from power exchange Epex Spot SE in Paris show.