Californian solar is much more reliable than German solar

Probably related to how little sun there is in Germany compared to California, especially northern Germany:

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I explained yesterday that Germany is never going to run on solar power for the simple reason that it is too far north and too cloudy. Winter is simply too much of a problem for high latitude countries to get very far with solar power.

Things, of course, are a lot different in sunnier southern locations. So let’s compare Germany with California.

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