Germany paid its consumer to use electricity.

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Germany PAYS people to use electricity: Excess energy created by wind and solar power meant consumers made a profit as prices were driven so low they went NEGATIVE

  • Germany hit a new high in renewable energy production at the weekend
  • It generated 87 percent of that needed thanks to sunny and windy weather
  • Coal and nuclear plants unable to halt production kept selling to the grid
  • This drove prices into the negative, allowing consumers to make a profit
  • Germany aims to be completely reliant on renewable energy by 2050

 

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