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Germany: BDEW calls for more wind energy

The German energy association BDEW has called for the country to double its target for wind energy, as Berlin looks for ways to reduce its dependence on Russian fossil fuels. yesterday, Wednesday, in an article in the newspaper “Bild.”

About 0.8% of the land in Germany is used for wind energy production. Of this percentage of soils, 0.5% is used.

Germany aims to increase this rate to 2% by 2030.

Kerstin Andre, director of BDEW, said that this target for 2030 should be increased by one or two percentage points.

Earlier this month, the German Ministry of Economy and Climate unveiled a package of measures to accelerate the expansion of wind energy production on land, including setting a minimum percentage of land that each federal state must allocate for construction. wind farms.


Source: Capital

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