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Who Owns the Wind?

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With a growing number of wind power stations in Germany, a new kind of legal case is rearing its ugly head. The crime: stealing wind.

Not as idyllic as the image may suggest: German courts are starting to deal with increasing numbers of wind farm related cases. It’s an offense not mentioned in the bible or the statute books. But in a broader sense it is about theft, even when the booty itself is invisible. But it is still a major problem for the German legal system, including a court in Leipzig that is currently hearing a case involving a dispute between the operators of two wind turbine facilities. Who owns the wind?

May 7, 2007 - Posted by | Uncategorized

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