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Clean Break: The Story of Germanys Energy Transformation and What Americans Can Learn from It Osha Gray Davidson

Clean Break: The Story of Germanys Energy Transformation and What Americans Can Learn from It

Osha Gray Davidson

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This book tells the story of Germanys energy transformation and what Americans can learn from it. How is the European Unions biggest and most powerful economy making a clean break with coal, oil and nuclear energy? It is something most AmericansMoreThis book tells the story of Germanys energy transformation and what Americans can learn from it. How is the European Unions biggest and most powerful economy making a clean break with coal, oil and nuclear energy? It is something most Americans would say is impossible, but already 25 percent of Germanys energy comes from renewable sources. It is on track to reach 80 percent by 2050, and some experts say it could reach 100 percent by then.Germanys energiewende, or energy transformation, is really a very American story that revolves around self-reliant individuals, a responsive democracy, and a national can-do vision. The book tells this remarkable and important story in a narrative directed to ordinary readers.