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Renewables in the hands of the people

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Here, we try to group the two blue areas into one category to show that 51% of installed renewable capacity belonged to individuals in 2010, but project firms can also be community projects. To make things more complicated, the Big Four utilities own shares in municipals (“other energy suppliers”) and vice versa. So how much of this is truly Bürgerenergie?