HAPPY 2017, TUMBLR!
In honor of the new year, I’ve decided to reblog my Top 10 Facts from 2016. I hope you enjoy them!
(In theory, you should… cuz they’re the ones you liked the most)#6). Germany FTW
Germany had so much renewable energy on May 8, 2016, that it had to pay citizens to use electricity. It was so windy and sunny that turbines and solar power sources were supercharged, output exceeded demand, and prices went negative, so customers were actually paid to consume energy. Source