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Vattenfall to build an offshore wind park in Germany

Munich municipality intends to provide its households with 100% renewable energy by 2025.

read more... 22/07/2010


A new tax for nuclear energy in Germany

German parliament proposed the introduction of a new tax on nuclear energy. The tax would constitute 220 euros/gramme of nuclear fuel, and it would rise as long as plants will continue operating.

read more... 19/07/2010


Vestas gets an order for 20 wind turbines for Germany

Vestas announced the receipt of an order to deliver and install 20 V90-2.0 MW wind turbines to UKA Group, a German renewable company, operating in Eastern Germany. The order also includes a long-term maintenance contract.

read more... 08/07/2010


E.ON might vend its 3.5% share in Russian gas giant GAZPROM

E.ON, the largest energy company in Germany, might sell its GAZPROM stake in the near future. The company holds at the moment a 3.5% stake, estimated at more than $4 billion.

read more... 29/06/2010


German gas import costs dropped by 6.3% in the first 4 months of 2010

The bill for Germany's gas imports for the first four months of 2010 reduced by 6.3% to 7.5 billion euros ($10.1 billion) comparing to last year, as shown in data from trade statistics office BAFA on Tuesday.

read more... 17/06/2010