E&M interview: "Green deception of consumers"

In an interview with the magazine Energie & Management, IWR Director Dr. Norbert Allnoch criticised the current designation of electricity. It enables power suppliers to indicate that the power mix contains a high proportion of "electricity from renewable sources, promoted in accordance with the EEG", even if they do not purchase a single kilowatt hour of EEG green electricity.

More background information on this subject: Misleading of power consumers - EEG green electricity in the power mix of energy suppliers

Released on: 2014-07-29