22 Mar '12, 5pm

Energy News: India's Wind Power Potential At Least 20x Greater Than Thought; Germany May Have To Ban New Solar PV

Land Rover Our Planet /CC BY-SA 2.0 A mix bag today, highlighting the importance of electricity grids in expanding renewable energy, the global expansion of fracking, a wolf in sheep's clothing CCS project, and some massively good news for Indian wind power. Grid Issues May Lead to German Ban on New Solar "Uncontrolled growth of additional photovoltaic plants" in Germany may lead to electric grid problems that force a ban on new installations, PV Magazine reports. Retrofitting the grid to allow for continued robust expansion of solar PV won't cost an exorbitant amount of money though, the Federal Solar Industry Association says, and will allow for 70GW of solar by 2020. Shell Signs Shale Gas Deal With China's State-Run Oil Co. BBC News reports that Shell has signed its first ever contract with China National Petroleum Corp for production sharing of shale gas—that is, frack...

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