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German coal imports could fall 10% in 2019 in face of rising renewable power

Germany’s hard coal imports may fall for the fourth year in a row this year and by around 10% from 2018 levels, importers’ group VDKi forecast on Thursday, citing competition from renewable energy and slack demand from steelmakers.

read more... 19/07/2019


Glennmont to buy 25% stake in Gode Wind 1 offshore windfarm

London-based fund manager Glennmont Partners has entered an agreement to acquire a 25% stake in the Gode Wind 1 offshore windfarm in Germany from Global Infrastructure Partners II (GIP II).

read more... 03/07/2019


ERG acquires 224 MW of wind projects in Germany

Italian energy company ERG SpA said today it has closed the acquisition of a 224-MW wind power pipeline from German firm Windwaerts Energie GmbH.

read more... 28/06/2019


Renewables bring record 44% of Germany's power in H1

Germany met with renewables a record 44% of its electricity needs in the first half of 2019, mainly thanks to strong winds in the period, new data shows.

read more... 27/06/2019


Innogy starts pre-construction of 250-MW wind park in Ohio

Germany-based energy company Innogy SE today announced the beginning of construction work on the 250-MW Scioto Ridge wind project in Ohio, its first onshore wind farm in the US.

read more... 07/06/2019