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Green Shoots Appear in Germany and Italy’s Power Market

  • Steady use in France and Spain may indicate the worst is past
  • Data from grid operators is a sign of economic activity
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Italy and Germany showed signs that they’re beginning to consume more electricity, suggesting economic activity may be starting to increase in some corners of Europe hardest hit by the coronavirus.