Germany is the leader of the world’s solar energy market. Its aggregate solar (PV) energy capacities totaled 37.5 GW in late 2015 (5.3% of the country’s energy production) which was the largest amount in the world.
In terms of wind power in early 2016 Germany ranked third on the globe after China and USA with its 3.7 GW of installed wind farms. At the same time Germany together with the UK are the biggest offshore wind energy producers.
- Mercedes-Benz Urban eTruck – electric truck, 2016
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Latest and coming renewable energy events in Germany
Organizations operating in Germany
Companies operating in Germany
- Daimler / Mercedes-Benz
- DONG Energy
- Nordex Acciona
- PNE Wind