German and Bavarian Turn of Energy Policies: The Role of Bioenergy

W. Ortinger & R. Schäfer
Fukushima had a deep impact on energy politics in Germany and Bavaria. The running¬ off of nuclear power plants will lead to an energy transition towards renewable energy that has – up to now – no other examples in the world. As a consequence, higher rates of renewable energies, especially in Bavaria will be the main target for the next ten years. The challenge is how to secure that bioenergy will keep those important shares...