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Germany Leads the Way in "Solar Farming"

Article: Germany Leads the Way in "Solar Farming"

Solar power is a reliable resource for creating electricity. The German government considered the benefits and hindrances of the technology for several years and concluded that a national incentive plan was needed in order for solar technology to succeed. Motivating this decision were two critical factors: 1) As part of the EU Energy Council, Germany…

TreeHugger Tip: Getting Green Power

Article: TreeHugger Tip: Getting Green Power

The thought of using renewable energy is pretty exciting for most of us, and the benefits of using green power are familiar to even a casual TreeHugger reader. Produced by wind, sun, landfill gas, biomass, and other renewable sources, it’s becoming available to more and more people across the US. More than half of retail…