The Ghost of a Divided City

Though the wall fell more than a generation ago, relics of the divide still linger in Berlin. Since unification, Germany has struggled to bring the eastern part of the country up to par with the west, especially in the energy sector. But in some respects, East Germany has come out ahead, with a higher penetration of renewable energy.

 Berlin from space. Courtesy of Chris Hadfield/NASA. Used with permission.

Berlin from space. Courtesy of Chris Hadfield/NASA. Used with permission.