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In generally, the water level of rivers rises in spring time. Hydro power plants can then generate more electricity in a reliable way.
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Sunset at the Nordsee One wind farm. The wind farm in the German part of the North Sea operates for more than a year. 54 turbines provide green electricity for approximately 400,000 households.
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Because of relatively warm temperatures in this winter, less natural gas was used than in previous years. Natural gas is used primarily for heating.
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In the background the power station Neurath. Units F and G, since 2012 in operation, belong to the most efficient power plant blocks worldwide. With an efficiency of more than 43 percent, the plant can consistently supply electricity.
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