Renewable Energy in Germany

Energy mix in Germany 2014 Enlarge image Energy mix in Germany 2014 (© Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems (ISE))

Recent analysis show that renewable energy is currently producing nearly half of Germanys energy needs. Data provided by the Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems (ISE) show the latest figures for 2014 (see graph above). Fraunhofer-Institut für Solare Energiesysteme (ISE) Enlarge image Fraunhofer-Institut für Solare Energiesysteme (ISE) (© Fraunhofer-Institut für Solare Energiesysteme)

Interested to learn more about the energy production in Germany? Read more in ISEs study "Electricity production from solar and wind in Germany in 2014".

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You can find further information from Fraunhofer ISE on energy production, consumption, prizes etc. also on this page .

With a staff of above 1300, Fraunhofer ISE is the largest solar energy research institute in Europe. It conducts research on the technology needed to supply energy efficiently and on an Solarenergie Enlarge image (© Auswärtiges Amt) environmentally sound basis in industrialised, threshold and developing countries. To this purpose, the Institute develops systems, components, materials and processes for various fields of business.

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