Tag Archives: Agency

German Federal Environment Agency launches a new research project investigating the effects of infrasound from IWT’s

André Leslie — Deutsche Welle — February 4, 2013 Turbines line the highway in Essen. Wind parks are being built all over Germany, as the country phases out nuclear power and increases its investment in renewables. Local resident Ruth is out walking with her dog in the field beside the turbines. She tells DW that she […]

Leave a Comment Continue Reading →

Head of the German Energy Agency calls their Renewable Energy Act “Pure Insanity”

Der Spiegel — November 15, 2012 Stephan Kohler, the head of the German Energy Agency, says the country must act smarter and more realistically in its transition to renewable energy. The “feel-good” subisides for locally produced wind and solar power have had unintended consequences, he says, and the envirnomental movement is often part of the […]

Leave a Comment Continue Reading →