E.ON expands electric vehicle business in Norway

It hopes to promote its EV and related infrastructure offerings for private customers, companies and local authorities

Former E.ON chief to join SSE board

Tony Cocker served as the CEO of E.ON since September 2011 until last year

Energy Innovation Centre appoints former E.ON chief as chairman

He retired from the Big Six company last year after heading it since September 2011

E.ON to acquire innogy in asset-swap with RWE

A new deal between the German utilities will see E.ON focus on energy networks while RWE takes over the companies’ renewable units

Energy bills to increase for E.ON customers

Big Six supplier E.ON has made changes to the structure of its tariffs which it said will increase bills by £22 a year on average. The changes for existing customers on the standard variable tariff will come into effect on 19th April 2018. The increase in bills is due to the removal of discounts – […]

E.ON begins building 57MW wind farm in Italy

E.ON has begun construction of a 57MW onshore wind farm in Italy. The Morcone project in the Benevento province near Naples will use 19 3MW turbines from Danish component manufacturer Vestas. The energy giant is currently building surrounding roads and laying the foundations for the first wind turbines, with installation of the main structures planned […]

E.ON offers customers ‘virtual battery’ for solar

E.ON has announced it is offering its customers the chance to store their own solar power, without having to install batteries. The energy supplier will allow households to store unlimited amounts of self-generated electricity on virtual accounts after feeding the energy back to the company. This means they can save up an electricity credit balance […]

E.ON connects two battery storage units in Texas

Two battery storage facilities have been put into operation in the US by E.ON. The Texas Waves energy storage units, which have a capacity of 10MW each, are capable of reacting quickly to fluctuations in the power grid. They will provide ancillary services to the Electric Reliability Council of Texas market and are directly connected […]

E.ON builds 201MW wind farm in Texas

E.ON is building a 201MW onshore wind farm in Texas. The firm has begun construction of the Stella wind farm in Kenedy County, Texas, which will be powered by 67 3MW turbines from German manufacturer Nordex. The project is the 23rd wind farm E.ON is building in North America. E.ON has also started commercial operations […]

E.ON to offer five years of free solar with new EV

E.ON will offer five years of free solar power for buyers of its new electric vehicle (EV). The Big Six energy supplier is working with Swedish auto manufacturer Uniti to develop the Uniti One car, which is expected to be unveiled in 2019. The car’s €15,000 (£13,250) price tag will include the free energy, which […]