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Equinor grabs 2.5 GW of awards in NY offshore wind tender

Equinor ASA’s (NYSE:EQNR) Empire Wind Phase 2 and the Beacon Wind projects totalling close to 2.5 GW are the winners in New York’s latest offshore wind procurement round.

read more... 14/01/2021


Greece plans May opening of 350-MW wind, solar tender

Greece plans to launch a combined tender for up to 350 MW of solar and wind power capacity in May, the country’s Regulatory Authority for Energy (RAE) announced.

read more... 06/01/2021


RWE, Steag, Uniper, Vattenfall win coal closure deals

German utilities RWE, Steag, Uniper and Swedish utility Vattenfall will close some of their coal-fired plants, with a combined capacity of 4.4GW, after being successful in the first German tender for the closures of such facilities.

read more... 02/12/2020


EU approves German scheme to compensate hard coal plants for early closure

The energy regulator will publish seven tenders for the closure of hard coal and small lignite-fired power plants that will take place annually until 2026

read more... 30/11/2020


EU approves German coal phase-out tender mechanism

The European Commission today said Germany's coal phase-out tender mechanism to compensate operators for early closures promotes climate objectives and is in line with state-aid rules. But it said it will investigate the mechanism for closing lignite-fired plants.

read more... 26/11/2020