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BayWa re plans to issue 10TWh renewable energy tender in Europe

German renewable energy company BayWa re plans to issue a tender for 10TWh worth of corporate power purchase agreements (PPAs) over ten years later this year.

read more... 11/05/2022


Spain, Portugal to approve gas price cap on Tuesday

The governments of Portugal and Spain will decree on Tuesday the introduction of a Brussels-backed temporary cap on reference prices of natural gas and coal used by power plants, Portuguese Prime Minister Antonio Costa said on Monday.

read more... 10/05/2022


Swiss preparing for possible 'severe' electricity and gas shortages

The Swiss government is setting up a gas sector crisis intervention group and a monitoring system for early detection of an impending electricity shortage, it said on Wednesday, as it prepares for the possibility of "severe" power shortages.

read more... 05/05/2022


Electricity market ‘not to blame for current crisis’

The EU’s integrated electricity market has helped mitigate energy prices, bringing benefits estimated at €34 billion per year, according to a report by the EU’s energy regulators, who outline 13 measures to alleviate the ongoing price crisis.

read more... 29/04/2022


Italian grid to struggle with fast green growth

The Italian power grid may not be ready to accommodate an acceleration of new green capacity as the government is pushing to accelerate its green transition and reduce dependence on Russian gas, experts told Montel.

read more... 28/04/2022