Germany shut down most of its nuclear power plants because … Their leadership is stupid. The result is an increase in greenhouse gas emissions.

Germany says it is restarting some coal power plants, while Austria is outfitting an existing plant to use coal. In the Netherlands, authorities have lifted production caps on coal-fired plants.

Source: Germany, Austria, Netherlands plan return to coal amid gas shortage – The Washington Post

Seems to be what happens when the technocratic elite are given free reign to pursue their ideological goals divorced from the real world.

By EdwardM