Volkswagen wants to become market leader in electronic mobility by 2018, but declines to comment on reports that it is considering building a giant battery factory in Germany that would cost up to €10bn ($11.14bn) and have a massive impact on the solar storage market.
30 May 2016 10:02 GMT
The European Commission’s (EC) director for renewable energy has expressed “cautious optimism” that a political agreement allowing an integrated North Sea offshore grid to move ahead will be signed in early June at a European Energy Council meeting in Luxembourg.
30 May 2016 08:26 GMT
Leading turbine manufacturers at the WindEnergy Hamburg fair in late September will focus on driving down the levelised cost of energy (LCoE) in onshore wind and present new products for low- and medium wind speed markets, the organisers of the world's largest wind power show said.
27 May 2016 01:14 GMT
A handbook mapping out the opportunities for the North Sea oil contracting supply chain to branch into the European offshore wind industry has been produced by consultancy BVG Associates (BVGA) for business development agency Scottish Enterprise.
27 May 2016 10:04 GMT
Danish utility Dong Energy has set an indicative price range of DKr200-255 ($30.04-38.30) per share for the initial public offering of between 15.1% and 17.4% of its existing shares through a partial sell-down of its current shareholders.
26 May 2016 07:43 GMT
Some 30,000 employees and executives at 200 locations across Germany today staged a protest against government proposals for a reform of the Renewable Energies Act (EEG) that they fear will slow down the development of wind energy and threaten the country's export successes.
25 May 2016 01:31 GMT
The head of Anglo-Dutch oil giant Shell has warned it would be “strategically unwise” for the group to adopt a renewables-only policy, as making too rapid a transition away from oil and gas would risk the future of the company.
25 May 2016 12:56 GMT
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