"The first phase of the wind power legislative drama ends in the National Assembly. Last night, MEPs voted in favor of an amendment to the Energy Act. From now on, EDF's obligation to purchase electricity is reserved for parks with a capacity of not more than 12 megawatts (MW) as was the case until now, but "Over 20 megawatts provided they are located in wind development areas identified by the Prefect" (1). An amendment that, according to the three UMP deputies at the origin of the text, should help the take-off of wind in France. For the industrialists of the sector, it would be finished wind energy in France. The PS, the PC and the Greens voted against, as well as three deputies UDF and four UMP. But the text was adopted by 68 votes against 29 ... "
Comment: France was in the back of the pack in renewable energy. The bad student persists and signs.