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Germany: Energy leaders are hesitant to adopt renewable energy

Decision makers in Germany’s energy sector back the move to a low carbon system but hesitate to implement measures themselves, according to a green energy company, which surveyed 1,000 respondents about their attitudes concerning energy policy problems and their desire to invest in clean gas and electricity.

read more... 31/05/2017


EU consents lower co-generation surcharges for several German, Italian companies

EU state aid regulators consented on Tuesday lower surcharges to back co-generation for energy-intensive firms in Germany and Italy.

read more... 24/05/2017


Germany: A capacity of 807 MW approved at onshore wind parks

Germany approved a capacity of 807 megawatts (MW) at onshore wind parks on Friday, stating the price at which it granted the projects was below expectations in a sign that competition in the industry will lead to lower prices for users.

read more... 22/05/2017


Germany and Austria power market split is set to start in October 2018

Electricity transmission companies from Germany and Austria will split their currently joined power markets from Oct. 1, 2018, aiming to allow more traffic at reduced costs and less technical risks, as stated by regulators in both countries on Monday.

read more... 16/05/2017


Innogy energy group signals more costs reductions at its unit in the UK

Innogy, the biggest energy group in Germany, is losing customers in the UK and warned of more cost cuts at a business which is not likely to make a profit in 2017 because of increasing competition.

read more... 12/05/2017