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Sandbag: The Great Coal Collapse of 2019

Sandbag: The Great Coal Collapse of 2019

The authors of the report that in the first half of 2019, coal-based electricity production in Europe has dropped by 19% compared to the first half of...

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Global solar PV installations to reach record high in 2019.

Global solar PV installations to reach record high in 2019.

Global solar PV installations will reach a new high of 114.5 GW in 2019, up 17.5% on 2018, according to new research from Wood Mackenzie. Annual insta...

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EU coal regions could deploy 730 GW of PV while retaining employment rates, study finds.

EU coal regions could deploy 730 GW of PV while retaining employment rates, study finds.

Europe’s coal regions in transition (CRiT) boast 730.3 GW of photovoltaic potential, which could result in 874.3 TWh of production if tapped properly,...

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New amendments to the Energy Act may blow the free electricity market and raise the price of electricity.

New amendments to the Energy Act may blow the free electricity market and raise the price of electricity.

New, scandalous changes to the Energy Act may further aggravate the situation of the free electricity market. Between the two readings of the Bill on ...

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E.ON to supply all customers with 100% renewable power.

E.ON to supply all customers with 100% renewable power.

E.ON has announced it is now providing all of its domestic customers on all tariffs with 100% renewable electricity. The Big Six supplier said the cha...

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Solar PV single largest source of Germany’s net power production in June.

Solar PV single largest source of Germany’s net power production in June.

For the first time, solar energy topped the list of sources for Germany’s net public electricity supply in June 2019, generating 19 percent - ranking ...

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Voltage along the chain.

Voltage along the chain.

On sunny days, the electricity meters of a number of apartments in New York (Brooklyn) neighborhood are moving backwards, as photovoltaic panels are i...

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The Energy and Water Regulatory Commission has confirmed the final prices from 1 July of electricity, heating and energy produced by high-efficiency combined heat pumps.

The Energy and Water Regulatory Commission has confirmed the final prices from 1 July of electricity, heating and energy produced by high-efficiency combined heat pumps.

The Energy and Water Regulatory Commission announced its price decisions in the  "Electricity " and "Thermalenergy" sectors, which will come...

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WoodMachenzie: Europe to surpass 250 GW solar power by 2024

WoodMachenzie: Europe to surpass 250 GW solar power by 2024

The same cost declines facilitating the meteoric growth of European PV could dent profitability as developers grapple with a subsidy-free reality, acc...

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European Federation of Energy Traders and RE-Source publish the standard Corporate Power Purchase Agreement.

European Federation of Energy Traders and RE-Source publish the standard Corporate Power Purchase Agreement.

The European Federation of Energy Traders (EFET) and RE-Source Platform are pleased to announce the publication of the standard Corporate Power Purcha...

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IRENA - 11 million people employed in Renewable Energy Worldwide in 2018

IRENA - 11 million people employed in Renewable Energy Worldwide in 2018

According to the International Renewable Energy Agency’s (IRENA) Renewable Energy and Jobs annual review, the global renewable energy sector employed ...

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Investments in RES in 2018 have fallen by 11%

Investments in RES in 2018 have fallen by 11%

Investments in the renewable energy sector in 2018 have fallen by 11% compared to 2017, to $ 288.9 billion. This is stated in the report of the Intern...

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Energy Union: Commission calls on Member States to step up ambition in plans to implement Paris agreement.

Energy Union: Commission calls on Member States to step up ambition in plans to implement Paris agreement.

The assessment of Commission finds that the national plans already represent significant efforts but points to several areas where there is room for i...

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The European Commission recommends to Bulgaria: 27% share of RES by 2030.

The European Commission recommends to Bulgaria: 27% share of RES by 2030.

According to the European Commission, Bulgaria must achieve a share of renewable energy of at least 27 per cent by the year 2030 and implement measure...

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U.S. billionaire Michael Bloomberg pledges $500 million to fight climate change.

U.S. billionaire Michael Bloomberg pledges $500 million to fight climate change.

U.S. billionaire Michael Bloomberg pledged half a billion dollars to fight climate change, saying “our lives and our children’s lives depend on it.” T...

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EU Court of Auditors says more renewables auctions are needed.

EU Court of Auditors says more renewables auctions are needed.

The audit agency said at least half the EU member states will be unable to reach their 2020 renewable energy targets, including the Netherlands, Franc...

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The new price period in the energy sector - the point of view of RES-producers.

The new price period in the energy sector - the point of view of RES-producers.

Producers of electricity from RES, in particular from photovoltaic power plants and from hydropower plants are quite pleased with the changes envisage...

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Citizens declare decentralization of the energy system. They called for more rights and a larger share of renewable energy sources.

Citizens declare decentralization of the energy system. They called for more rights and a larger share of renewable energy sources.

Citizens and representatives of the small business insisted on the decentralization of the energy system for the benefit of individuals, communities, ...

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