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Germany unveils shift from renewables subsidies to auctions

Germany’s parliament adopted on July 8 an amended Renewable Energy Sources Act (EEG 2016), which replaces feed-in tariffs with competitive auctions and caps wind energy deployment to allow for the grid development to catch up.

read more... 11/07/2016


Germany to cap offshore wind power installations

German government envisaging capping the installation of offshore wind farms in the period between 2021 and 2025 to ensure the future growth of renewables keeps pace with the construction of new power lines.

read more... 06/07/2016


The tallest wind turbine in the world to be installed in Germany

Nordex has installed the world’s tallest wind turbine to date in Hausbay, which is in the German state of Rhineland-Palatinate.

read more... 30/06/2016


Siemens and Gamesa will form biggest wind farm business

Spain's Gamesa and Germany's Siemens intend to combine their wind businesses to establish the world's largest builder of wind farms since Siemens aims to strengthen its weak position in the onshore market.

read more... 17/06/2016


Financial deal on 252MW offshore wind farm in Germany expected next year

Van Oord and Highland Group Holdings have decided to develop, fund and construct the 252MW Deutsche Bucht offshore wind farm in Germany.

read more... 08/06/2016