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EC approves auction scheme for electricity from renewable sources in Germany

The European Commission (EC) has approved Germany's new renewable energy act, EEG 2017.

read more... 22/12/2016

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Germany might not attain 2020 climate targets

A report from Germany’s environment ministry has announced that the nation could fail to attain its 2020 climate objectives.

read more... 16/12/2016

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Germany’s Bundestag approves nuclear waste deal with four utilities

An overwhelming majority in Germany's lower house of parliament has approved a new law on Thursday which will oblige country’s top utilities pay into a 23.6 billion-euro ($24.8 billion) state fund from next year in return for shifting the liability for nuclear waste storage to the government.

read more... 16/12/2016

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Germany’s E.ON to build new 228 MW onshore windfarm in the U.S.

German electric utility service provider E. ON unveiled it will build a new 228MW onshore windfarm in Willacy County, Texas.

read more... 13/12/2016

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German power giants entitled for compensation after accelerated nuclear shutdown

Germany's Federal Constitutional Court ruled Tuesday that the government must compensate utilities as it hastened the closure of nuclear power in the country aftermath Japan’s Fukushima disaster in 2011.

read more... 07/12/2016

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