Energy Policy Implications of Elections in France and Germany

Buchsbaum, Lee
January 2017
Power;Jan2017, Vol. 161 Issue 1, p49
Trade Publication
The article focuses on implication of the 2017 elections in Germany and France over energy policies of the respective countries. Topics discussed include reduction in nuclear power generation in France, complications associated with energy firm EDF Energy, illustration of renewable energy capacity of France under governance of president François Hollande and increment in distributed generation along with development of virtual power plants in Europe. INSET: Innovative Wind-Hydro-Storage Project.


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