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Gazprom to review the development of Nord Stream 2 project

The Gazprom Management Committee said it will review the development of the second phase of Nord Stream natural gas pipeline running through the Baltic Sea to Germany.

read more... 19/05/2016


Germany got 100% renewable power for a day

Renewable energy has briefly touched and slightly surpassed 100% on Sunday, marking a milestone for Chancellor Angela Merkel’s “Energiewende” policy to spur renewables while phasing out nuclear and fossil fuels.

read more... 17/05/2016


German government suggests reducing support for onshore wind energy

The German government has suggested cutting support for onshore wind energy by 7.5 percent for two years starting from January 2017, as mentioned in a draft proposal for a meeting on green energy between the federal government and Germany's 16 states.

read more... 12/05/2016


Germany will stop coal-fired power production "well before 2050"

Coal-fired power production in Germany should come to an end "well before 2050", as indicated by a draft environment ministry document seen by Reuters on Tuesday on how Europe's largest economy can attain its climate objectives.

read more... 04/05/2016


Germany declares has secured back-up electricity for next winter

Germany has secured the estimated 5,400 megawatts (MW) of back-up electricity it requires for the coming winter to deal with supply variations and demand peaks, as stated by the energy regulator on Monday.

read more... 03/05/2016