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GE and EDF celebrate first 9HA gas turbine

29/05/2015 GE and EDF heralded the manufacture of what they says is , the world’s largest and most efficient gas turbine technology at the...

Acciona receives €48m electricity contract in Spain

29/05/2015 Acciona Green Energy Developments has received a €48m contract to supply electricity to Sociedad Estatal Aguas de las Cuencas M...

Norway’s sovereign fund set to further reduce coal assets

28/05/2015 The world’s largest sovereign wealth fund has been advised by a committee from its controlling parliament to further divest fro...

Austrian environment minister indicates Hinkley lawsuit imminent

27/05/2015 Austria’s environment minister has repeated that his country will not be deterred from launching a lawsuit that could derail th...

Vestas wins 83 MW order in Poland


Vestas is to supply and install 25 V126-3.3MW wind turbine machines to a wind farm in Poland.

Federal states applying pressure on Merkel government over subsidies to nuclear

26/05/2015 States with green party representation in Germany are calling on the German government to take action against the prospect of t...

Small modular plants: the way forward for Europe?


Nuclear-powered electricity generation should be a key component of every country's energy portfolio.

Navigating the energy transition

22/05/2015 Europe's energy landscape is in a state of transition. The penetration of renewables is gaining pace, throwing doubt on the fut...

Secure power for a sustainable economy


The power sector in Europe is experiencing radical and permanent change.

What measures will safeguard Europe's security of supply in the next five years?


The crucial issue will be to reduce Europe's vulnerability to any potential supply disruptions of natural gas from Russia.

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