SSE and innogy appoint CFO for new UK energy company

Gordon Boyd will play a key role in the work being done to plan and prepare for the formation and listing of the new firm

Competition watchdog refers SSE-npower merger for in-depth investigation

Its initial investigation found the deal could potentially increase energy prices for some consumers

E.ON launches takeover offer for innogy stake

It is offering the 23.2% stake for €40 (£35) per share

SSE-innogy appoint CEO for proposed joint UK energy company

Katie Bickerstaffe is currently the Chief Executive of Dixons Carphone UK and Ireland business

Full throttle for 353MW UK offshore wind farm

Galloper Offshore Wind Farm consists of 56 turbines and have the capacity to power 380,000 homes

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

Acid attack on CFO of German energy firm innogy

The police said Bernhard Günther suffered “severe injuries” but is currently stable

SSE and npower agree domestic energy merger

SSE and npower have agreed to merge their domestic businesses to form a new energy giant. SSE’s shareholders will hold 65.6% of the stake in the new energy company while innogy, npower’s parent company, will hold a minority interest of 34.4%. innogy will also receive a break fee of £60 million if SSE’s shareholders fail […]

innogy now sole owner of £2bn UK offshore wind farm

German energy firm innogy has become the sole owner of an 860MW offshore wind project in the UK. It has bought Statkraft’s 50% stake in the Triton Knoll project, which is expected to generate enough electricity to power 800,000 homes. The £2 billion wind farm, which will be located 32 kilometres off the coast of […]

SSE and Statoil team up for UK offshore wind projects

SSE has formed a joint venture with Norwegian firm Statoil to drive forward the Dogger Bank Offshore Wind projects. The 50:50 partnership will see both companies work collaboratively to progress three of the four consented projects towards financial investment decisions. That includes the Dogger Bank Creyke Beck A and B and Dogger Bank Teesside A, […]