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German gas plant capacity set to exceed coal and lignite in 2023

Germany's gas-fired generation capacity is set to exceed that of coal and of lignite within two years as total dispatchable capacity drops below 60 GW, regulator BNetzA's latest power plant list shows.

read more... 27/01/2021


Germany awards 769 MW onshore wind in latest tender, highest since 2017

Germany's latest onshore wind auction was only marginally undersubscribed with 769 MW awarded of 825 MW offered, the highest volume in almost three years, grid regulator BNetzA said Oct. 26.

read more... 27/10/2020


German wind, solar tenders award 384 MW in July

Projects with a combined capacity of 384 MW secured surcharges in Germany’s tenders for wind and solar power this month, the Federal Network Agency, also known as the Bundesnetzagetur (BNetzA) has announced.

read more... 31/07/2020


German energy watchdog to cut power, gas grid fees

German Federal Network Agency (BnetzA) cut fees for the country's power and gas grids for five years on Wednesday.

read more... 12/10/2016