How come wind farms in Germany are going exceptionally well?

Update: Wind power in Germany is a growing industry. The installed capacity was 55.6 gigawatt (GW) at the end of 2017, with 5.2 GW from offshore installations. The wind power share of the country's total electricity generation was estimated at 9.3% in 2010, 10.6% in 2011,13.3% in 2015, and 18.7% in 2017.
Update 2: More than 26,772 wind turbines were located in the German federal area by year end 2015, and the country has plans for further expansion.As of the end of 2015 Germany was the third largest producer of wind power in the world by installations, behind China and the USA.[8] Germany has also a number of notable turbine... show more More than 26,772 wind turbines were located in the German federal area by year end 2015, and the country has plans for further expansion.As of the end of 2015 Germany was the third largest producer of wind power in the world by installations, behind China and the USA.[8] Germany has also a number of notable turbine manufacturers, like Enercon, Nordex and Senvion, further strengthening the PR view of wind power.

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