German facility ‘to convert carbon dioxide from the air to solid carbon’

The facility will be ‘the world’s first container-scale plant of its kind’ to convert carbon dioxide from ambient air into ‘carbon black’ powder that can be used as a raw material for high-tech applications

EnBW builds ‘Germany’s largest independently-funded solar park’

The facility is expected to supply around 50,000 households with electricity, saving about 129,000 tonnes of carbon dioxide each year

German carbon dioxide emissions ‘see biggest drop in decade’ in 2019

Germany cut its emissions by 6.3% last year, driven by a ‘plunge in coal-fired power generation’

German wind power soars to record highs in February

Almost 21TWh of electricity has come from onshore and offshore generation in the country through the month

Deutsche Telekom subsidiary dials into solar PPA with Vattenfall

The solar farm is being built in Germany and will have an installed capacity of 60MW

Siemens to test Germany’s largest green ‘power outlet’ for ships

It is expected to help reduce carbon emissions by more than 8,000 tons a year

German utility innogy to build 60MW energy storage facility in Ireland

It is planning to invest around €25m in the County Monaghan scheme

Rolls-Royce takes majority stake in energy storage company

The British multinational engineering firm’s interest has increased to 73.1%

E.ON wins BMW order to plug in 4,100 EV charging points in Germany

They will be installed at BMW production plants, development centres and office locations, with half of the chargers available for use to the public

EU approves €3.2bn state aid by seven nations for battery research and innovation

Belgium, Finland, France, Germany, Italy, Poland and Sweden will provide the funding, with the overall project expected to unlock an additional €5b in private investments