German renewable energy industry criticizes government’s faulty calculation basis for energy turnaround

23/09/2023 - 13:09

The German Renewable Energy Federation (Bundesverband Erneuerbare Energien, BEE) has once again presented a critical analysis of the so-... read more

Solar hotspot Brandenburg aims for 7 kW of PV per capita by 2030

18/09/2023 - 17:12

The German state of Brandenburg is launching a »solar offensive« that aims to almost triple its installed photovoltaic capacity from the... read more

US renewables industry welcomes legislative initiative for more stable power grids

18/09/2023 - 15:44

The American Council on Renewable Energy (ACORE) has commended a bill introduced by two Democratic Party politicians to modernize the... read more

Germany's EEG account: TSO forecast already missed by several billion Euro

18/09/2023 - 13:46

In August, there was once again a major mismatch between the remuneration payments for plants receiving support under the German... read more

EU Parliament votes for higher expansion target and faster procedures for Renewables

14/09/2023 - 13:22

In the course of updating the European Union’s Renewable Energy Directive (RED III) for the »Green Deal« and the »REPowerEU Plan«, the... read more

State of the Union Address: Von der Leyen recalls »unfair trade practices« of Chinese solar industry

14/09/2023 - 12:09

In her »State of the Union Address« on Wednesday (Sept. 13), European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen lamented that European... read more

IEA sees speed problem with Swiss energy transition

13/09/2023 - 15:41

The International Energy Agency (IEA) has presented a report on Switzerland’s energy policy. The report is based on an »in-depth policy... read more

MENA countries expanding renewables far too slowly

12/09/2023 - 17:22

In the run-up to the 28th UN Climate Change Conference (COP28) starting in the Emirate of Dubai at the end of November, the energy... read more

Referendum prevents accelerated planning of solar power plants in the Swiss canton of Valais

11/09/2023 - 14:33

A referendum has rejected an option adopted by the government of the Swiss canton of Valais to speed up the implementation of large-... read more

Germany’s »markt value solar« increases with exchange electricity prices

11/09/2023 - 13:07

After the monthly average in the base load segment for the market area Germany/Luxembourg on the European power exchange Epex Spot rose... read more