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Renewables produce 29.8% of Spain's power in July

Renewable energy power plants generated 29.8% of electricity in Spain in July, down from a 33.3% share in June, according to estimates by Spanish grid operator Red Electrica de Espana (REE).

read more... 07/08/2019


Germany's power export surplus narrowed 11.7% in H1 -data

Germany reduced its traditional net electricity surplus by 2.8 TWh or 11.7% in the first half of 2019 compared with the same 2018 period due to fuel and carbon price effects, industry data showed on Tuesday.

read more... 31/07/2019


Nigeria, Siemens Seal Deal to Deliver 11,000MW in 2023

President Muhammadu Buhari and the global Chief Executive Officer of a German company, Siemens AG, Joe Kaeser, yesterday signed an agreement to nearly triple Nigeria’s electricity generation from the average 4,000 megawatts to 11,000 megawatts in 2023.

read more... 23/07/2019


Czech government approves framework plan for new nuclear plant

The Czech government has given preliminary approval for a plan by a subsidiary of electricity producer CEZ to build a nuclear power station with the government providing guarantees to help it secure cheaper financing.

read more... 09/07/2019


OMV and Verbund to build Austria's largest solar plant

Austria’s oil and gas group OMV and utility Verbund have agreed to jointly build a solar plant that will have the capacity to supply 5,500 households with electricity, the companies said on Monday.

read more... 02/07/2019