Clean Break: Germany's Switch to Renewables

By Osha Gray Davidson - 2012-11-15T16:07:17Z

Photo by Britt Lerbs

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Cooperative Heat

The Lerb family are members of a heating cooperative in northern Germany. The "waste" heat travels through a pipeline built by the cooperative to heat their homes. The Lerbs say they could afford to buy their house only because the heating bills are so low, thanks to community power in Honigsee.

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