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Wind turbines are pictured near the town of Emden, December 6, 2013. REUTERS/Ina Fassbender

Wind turbines are pictured near the town of Emden, December 6, 2013. REUTERS/Ina Fassbender

Wind turbines are pictured near the town of Emden, December 6, 2013. REUTERS/Ina Fassbender
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Wind turbines are pictured in this multiple exposure at the German village of Feldheim February 21, 2013. Feldheim, a 60-minute drive south of Berlin and home to about 125 people, is Germany's first and only energy self-sufficient village. REUTERS/Tobias Schwarz

Wind turbines are pictured in this multiple exposure at the German village of Feldheim February 21, 2013. Feldheim, a 60-minute drive south of Berlin and home to about 125 people, is Germany's first and only energy self-sufficient village....more

Wind turbines are pictured in this multiple exposure at the German village of Feldheim February 21, 2013. Feldheim, a 60-minute drive south of Berlin and home to about 125 people, is Germany's first and only energy self-sufficient village. REUTERS/Tobias Schwarz
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