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Germany goes 47% renewable so far this year

So far this year, renewables have produced 47% of all electricity supplied to the public grid in Germany.

read more... 04/06/2019


French utility Engie to sell some German and Dutch coal power assets

French utility Engie has agreed to sell some coal-fired power plants in the Netherlands and Germany, as Engie continues its strategy of disposing of non-core assets to focus more on the renewable energy sector.

read more... 26/04/2019


Oversubscribed German joint tender awards 211 MW of solar

Germany’s joint tender for solar and wind projects, with a deadline of April 1, 2019, has attracted only solar bids and was oversubscribed more than three times.

read more... 22/04/2019


German clean power output 'up almost 25%'

Strong winds and plenty of sunshine boosted renewable energy output in Germany to 49.4 terrawatt-hours in the first three months of 2019, up nearly 25% on the 39.6TWh generated in the same period of 2018.

read more... 12/04/2019


German clean power output 'tops 50%'

Renewable energy accounted for over 50% of Germany's electricity generation in March, a new record, according to Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems ISE.

read more... 03/04/2019