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

RWE to shut coal-fired power plant in Wales next year

The Aberthaw B power station, which directly employs around 170 people, will be closed on 31st March 2020

RWE and innogy explore green hydrogen production in the Netherlands

They are planning a 100MW power-to-hydrogen facility at the site of RWE’s Eemshaven power station, which would be linked to innogy’s Westereems Wind Farm

Fife Council fires up £24m district heating network

It provides low carbon heating by using the steam from RWE’s biomass combined heat and power plant at Markinch

CMA clears RWE’s purchase of 16.67% stake in E.ON

The UK’s watchdog found no competition concerns

German utility RWE buys innogy’s Czech gas business

It is part of a larger asset swap, which involves breaking up innogy and dividing its assets between parent company RWE and E.ON

INEOS Oxide snaps up CHP plant in Antwerp

It is capable of producing 240 tonnes per hour of steam and 130MW of electricity

RWE to buy entire power from 219MW Belgian offshore wind farm

It has signed a long term power purchase agreement (PPA) with Parkwind