ENGIE to sell German and Dutch coal assets

The French utility says it has reduced its coal-based power generation capacity by around 75% over the last three years

German onshore wind ‘collapse’ jeopardises EU renewable energy goals

The country installed only 134MW of new onshore wind capacity in the first three months of 2019 – its worst first quarter since 2000

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Overhead electric lines help emissions reductions keep on truckin’

Siemens’ eHighway technology has been put into action on a 6.2-mile stretch of the autobahn in Germany

Air filters at German junction suck up harmful dust and nitrogen dioxide

MANN+HUMMEL has retrofitted its 17 ‘Filter Cubes’ in Stuttgart to absorb nitrogen dioxide in addition to particulate matter

German 385MW offshore wind farm officially opened

The Arkona project is expected to generate enough electricity to power 400,000 households

Vattenfall loses power grid rights in Berlin

The company has had the concession rights through its subsidiary for more than 20 years

Intelligent traffic control pilot reduces air pollution in Munich

Around 40% of drivers opted for a more eco-friendly route around the city

Siemens to buy KACO new energy’s inverter business

KACO new energy manufactures inverters for solar and battery storage applications

EU approves RWE’s buyout of E.ON’s power generation assets

The acquisition is part of a complex asset swap deal between the two companies

Siemens enters home energy storage market

The Junelight Smart Battery has a total capacity of 19.8kWh