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  •  Yes, based on the outdated US (4+ / 0-)
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    davidwalters, Odysseus, boji, alain2112

    grid - the maximum solar and wind allowed is about 15%

    Based on the much more sophisticated German efforts in this regard, they propose that a stable grid should be able to accomodate 30 to 35% intermittent input from renewables.

    But still, that leaves a huge hole that must be filled by the likes of nuclear, coal, or natural gas generated electricity.

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