What does a politician fear more than not getting his favorite porc bill passed? Exactly, losing their place at the feeding trough. And elections can do this. There is an undercurrent in the German population. people are fed up – people can’t afford their living costs anymore – people are doe with restrictions – people hate politicians of all stripes. Some can see the color of what’s to come. And they change their tune to reflect some voter’s concerns. Renewables are a suicide issue for any politician that sticks with it too long.
Germany is revamping expansion plans for wind and solar power over the coming decade, exposing differences within the government over just how much is needed