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Germany is becoming expert at defeating itself

Germany's self-defeating behavior: bureaucratic hurdles for wind energy, reliance on coal, spending caps affecting infrastructure, and strategic blunders in energy and intelligence.

  • Germany's bureaucracy and strategic blunders are causing self-defeat.
  • Bureaucratic hurdles and road restrictions are hindering wind energy projects.
  • Germany's decision to mothball nuclear power plants has led to reliance on dirty coal plants.
  • Spending caps have resulted in overcrowded roads and poor internet penetration.
  • Germany's own goals extend to decisions on Nord Stream 2, Chinese electronics, and intelligence gathering.
Germany is becoming expert at defeating itself
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