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Spanish Iberdrola installs first turbine at Wikinger offshore wind farm in Germany

Spanish electric utility Iberdrola unveiled it has completed the installation of the first wind turbine at the 350 MW Wikinger offshore wind farm off the coast of Germany, marking a new milestone in the development of the project.

read more... 22/02/2017


Germany: Gas imports down 3% in 2016

Germany’s gas imports fell by 3% in 2016 compared with 2015, according to data from trade statistics office BAFA.

read more... 21/02/2017


France says goodbye to its oldest nuclear power plant

EDF has voted to begin the processes of dismantling France’s oldest nuclear power plant after escalated pressure from Germany and a law to reduce the country’s dependence on nuclear power.

read more... 25/01/2017


Essen becomes European Green Capital for 2017

The city of Essen in Germany becomes the European Green Capital for 2017, the title being awarded from Ljubljana by Karmenu Vella, Commissioner for the Environment, Maritime Affairs and Fisheries, in a ceremony on Saturday.

read more... 24/01/2017


Germany connected to the grid 818MW in new offshore wind power in 2016

Last year, Germany connected to the grid 818MW of new offshore wind, bringing the total to 4.1GW, according to data offered by Deutsche WindGuard.

read more... 19/01/2017