RWE to invest €5bn in continued expansion of renewables by 2022

The energy giant plans for around a fifth of this net investment to be located in Germany

RWE buys 382MW gas power plant from Centrica

The King’s Lynn power station will receive capacity payments until 2035 under a 15-year contract, which starts in October 2020

Three energy firms to pay £10.5m over power cut failings

RWE Generation, Ørsted and UK Power Networks will pay into a redress fund run by energy watchdog Ofgem

E.ON inks PPA with RWE Renewables for wind power

The Big Six supplier is buying around 3TWh of power annually from wind farms operated by RWE

RWE inks solar plus storage PPA with Georgia Power

It will supply electricity from its 195.5MW Broken Spoke Solar plant, coupled with a 40MW battery storage unit

RWE delivers its first LNG to Britain

A total of around 150,000m3 of LNG was loaded from Sabine Pass Liquefaction Terminal in the Gulf of Mexico and transported on the Gaslog Savannah LNG carrier

German energy giant RWE targets carbon neutrality by 2040

It has taken over renewable generation assets from its subsidiary innogy and rival E.ON

EU conditionally clears E.ON’s takeover of innogy’s assets

The deal is subject to E.ON selling certain businesses in Germany, the Czech Republic and Hungary

Didcot demolition leaves 40,000 households without power

Material from the demolition struck the overhead electricity network, which led to the power outage between 7am and 8.20am on Sunday

SSE secures capacity contracts from RWE’s Aberthaw B coal plant

The news follows German electric utility RWE’s announcement to close its 1.56GW coal plant in Wales next March