20th March 2023 – Response to Germany’s Draft “PV-Strategy 2023”
in early March 2023, Germany’s Ministry for Economy and Climate issued a new “Photovoltaic Strategy” (download here) for review by the Germany citizens before 23rd March.
Lars Schernikau prepared a detailed reply pointing out various fundamental shortcomings of the strategy focusing on four points,
a) energy costs,
b) energy demand, natural capacity factors, and storage
c) energy effiency, and
d) system/network integration
Lars’ Review is publicly available and can be downloaded below. It has been sent to various media outlets and is published on social media