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Scottish wind power output breaks 100% output milestone

Wind output in Scotland has broken through the 100% threshold for the first time with 109% of total electricity demand being met from renewables, according to new data.

read more... 10/12/2018


New delay in start-up of Finnish EPR

The start of regular electricity generation at the Olkiluoto 3 (OL3) EPR has been pushed back by a further four months and is now expected to begin in January 2020, Finnish utility Teollisuuden Voima Oyj (TVO) announced today.

read more... 30/11/2018


Macron clarifies French energy plans

A total of 14 power reactors will be shut down in order to reduce the share of nuclear in France's electricity generation mix from the current 75% to 50% by 2035, President Emmanuel Macron announced today.

read more... 28/11/2018


Electricity prices in Norway increase 66% in 3Q18

The average price of electricity for households in Norway increased by 66 percent in the third quarter of 2018, compared to the same period of the previous year, Statistics Norway (SSB) said on Thursday.

read more... 22/11/2018


Poland sees first nuclear power production after 2030

Poland expects its first nuclear power plant to start operating after 2030 as the country aims to cut its use of coal in producing electricity, Deputy Environment Minister Michal Kurtyka said.

read more... 21/11/2018