Author: Dr. Karl-Friedrich Lenz

New Merit Order Ideas

Originally published on Lenz Blog. I have written extensively about the fact that the market order for electricity in Germany is broken. A search with the term “merit order” brings up those posts. These questions are complicated. With this post, I will try to make a very simple point: “Merit” should not … [continued]

Germany Not So Important Anymore

Originally published on Lenz Blog. The recent news about reforming the Law on Priority for Renewable Energy in Germany is not great for people like me. As Hans-Josef Fell (one of the original authors of the law) explains in much detail, the reform that will likely become law is restraining growth just about everywhere. … [continued]