Avacon, SAB WindTeam to invest EUR 500m in renewables in Lower Saxony
German energy business Avacon AG as well as project programmer SAB WindTeam GmbH have actually signed up with pressures to invest greater than EUR 500 million (USD 548.45 m) in onshore wind and solar projects in Lower Saxony.
Apr 6, 2022 // Markets & Finance News, Germany, Europe, Avacon, SAB WindTeam
German bank aids fund 99MW Spanish PV trio for Foresight
Bayerische Landesbank was advised on the lending deal by law firm Watson Farley & Williams
Apr 5, 2022 // Markets & Finance News, Spain, Germany, Europe, Foresight
Lidl owner to enhance own solar capacity to 700 MWp
Germany's Schwarz Gruppe, the owner of stores Lidl and also Kaufland, is intending to install some 3,700 solar photovoltaic or pv (PV) systems on and also around its structures by 2025 to improve the variety of its very own PV plants to 5,000 as part of its sustainability strategy.
Apr 4, 2022 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Germany, Europe, Lidl, Schwarz Gruppe
Building and construction work starts on 9 MWp solar project duo in Bavaria
German municipal utility Stadtwerke Muenchen (SWM) has actually released building work with two projects for ground-mounted solar farms with a mixed outcome of 8.98 MWp in the state of Bavaria which will provide green electricity to greater than 4,000 households.
Mar 28, 2022 // Plants, Germany, Europe, PV Power Plant, Bavaria
Tesla opens gigafactory in Germany
The first Model Y electric cars have rolled off the assembly line at the US electric car producer's first European factory.
Mar 24, 2022 // Manufacturing News, Transport, TESLA, Germany, Elon Musk, Europe
German association calls for law changes to promote solar repowering
The German federal government should amend the current Renewable Energy Act (EEG) to sustain the repowering of solar parks on the way to the objective of boosting solar capacity to 200 GW by 2030, according to the Association of Energy Market Innovators (BNE).
Mar 24, 2022 // Policy, Germany, Europe, BNE, Association of Energy Market Innovators
Homeowner dominate power storage market in Germany: Study
The study finds that Home Storage Systems (HSS) make up 93% of Germany's storage market et cetera 7% is dispersed among industrial as well as large scale sectors. An overwhelming number of brand-new storage installations in 2021 were of lithium-ion.
Mar 23, 2022 // Market Research, Germany, Europe, ISEA, Energy storage systems, BVES, Energie Consulting, Home Storage Systems, Institute for Power Electronics and Electrical Drives, RWTH Aachen University
Germany's Rhenish mining area to go greener
The German state of North Rhine-Westphalia as well as a team of municipalities as well as energy firms plan to greater than double the capacity for sustainable power generation in the Rhenish lignite mining location to 5 GW by 2028 as well as push the expansion of green power for heating.
Mar 22, 2022 // Plants, Large-Scale, Germany, Europe, mining
Aventron acquires 4.8-MW battery in Germany
Swiss green power producer Aventron AG announced today it has actually obtained a 4.8-MW/ 5-MWh battery in Germany as part of a method to steadily enhance its available electricity storage volume.
Mar 21, 2022 // Storage, Germany, Europe, aventron
German retailer Netto to spend EUR 100m in solar roofing systems, heat pumps
German retail chain Netto will invest concerning EUR 100 million (USD 110.5 m) to install rooftop solar photovoltaic or pv (PV) systems and heatpump and also replace gas home heating at its stores as well as logistic centres in the residence market in a quote to cut reliance on Russian gas as well as reduce its carbon footprint.
Mar 18, 2022 // Markets & Finance News, Germany, Europe, Netto
Renewables growth should be leading priority for policymakers-- RWE CEO
Russia's intrusion of Ukraine implies that ensuring security of energy supply via the expansion of renewables ought to be a priority for policymakers, according to the CEO of German utility RWE.
Mar 16, 2022 // Markets & Finance News, Germany, Australia, Europe, financial results, Oceania, new south wales, policy, rwe, utility, company results, energy crisis
Sono introduces development with solar car development
German solar-powered car firm Sono Group (NASDAQ: SEV) is already servicing the building and construction of 37 series-validation devices of its very first solar electric vehicle (SEV) which is expected to get in series manufacturing in 2023.
Mar 15, 2022 // Transport, solar car, Germany, Europe, Sono Group, Jona Christians
Mass-Production all set 28.7% efficient solar cell fabricated in Germany
The record was set by energy solutions supplier Q CELLS as well as German research centre Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin. The 28.7% effectiveness was accomplished for a 2-terminal tandem solar cell combining a mass-production all set silicon bottom cell based on Q.ANTUM modern technology as well as a top-cell based upon perovskite innovation.
Mar 10, 2022 // Technology, Germany, Q CELLS, Europe, Steve Albrecht, Daniel Jeong, Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin, Bernd Rech, silicon bottom cell, tandem cell efficiency
H-TEC strategies automation of PEM electrolysers
Parent company Man Energy Solutions to spend EUR500m to transform the hydrogen professional
Mar 2, 2022 // Solar to Fuel, Germany, Europe, green hydrogen, MAN Energy Solutions, H-TEC, Uwe Lauber, Gunnar Kilian, Robin von Plettenberg
Germany to accelerate renewable energy implementation amid Ukraine crisis
Germany is set to swiftly increase solar and also wind implementation as it advances plans for renewables to account for all the nation's electricity needs by 2035.
Mar 1, 2022 // Markets & Finance News, Germany, tender, Europe, decarbonisation, deployment target, energy crisis, Olaf Scholz, Kerstin Andreae