German Village produces three times more energy than it needs

Not only has Germany announced plans to shut down all of its nuclear power plants and started the construction of 2,800 miles of transmission lines for its new renewable energy initiative, but now the village of Wildpoldsried is producing 321% more energy than it needs!

The small agricultural village in the state of Bavaria is generating an impressive $5.7 million in annual revenue from renewable energy.

Read more here: http://inhabitat.com/german-village-produces-321-more-energy-than-it-needs/wildpoldsried-germany/?extend=1

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