Germany's economic growth has slowed significantly. Part of the reason is the country's flawed energy strategy.
All infrastructure comes with some drawbacks to the natural environmental and Europe's energy infrastructure is no different.
In future, nine months of the year could see UK wind turbines generating electricity at levels currently only seen in winter.
The continent could produce more than 100 times the amount of energy it currently produces from onshore windfarms.
Because weather is influenced by a variety of factors, making accurate predictions about it can be a challenge.
As the renewables sector keeps growing, so is the number of people it provides jobs to.