Onshore wind installations fell during the first half in Germany, but trade associations predict at least 4GW in new net additions for the full year, which would make 2015 the second-best 12 months ever after last year.
30 July 2015 11:31 GMT
Portuguese renewables giant EDPR recorded a 14% year-on-year fall in first-half net profits on the back of higher one-off costs, despite boosting its revenues and operating performance in the January to June period.
29 July 2015 01:20 GMT
The final reel will soon roll on GE’s planned €12bn ($13.2bn) purchase of the power assets of Alstom – the epic that opened as summer 2014’s corporate blockbuster but is still running at a financial data screen near you more than a year later.
29 July 2015 12:39 GMT
Irish developer Mainstream Renewable Power (MRP) is staying tight-lipped over reports that it is negotiating the sale of its 450MW Neart na Gaoithe (NNG) UK offshore wind project to a consortium of Siemens Project Ventures and InterGen, a US power group.
27 July 2015 11:06 GMT
UK Prime Minister David Cameron’s insistence his Conservatives have provided Britain's “ greenest government ever” will have a particularly hollow ring for the wind and solar sectors after a week in which his ministers seem to have cut back on renewables support wherever they can.
24 July 2015 02:17 GMT
The International Energy Agency (IEA) has urged Spain to make a strong commitment to regain investor confidence by developing a long-term strategy focused on meeting energy demand and reducing greenhouse gas emissions.
23 July 2015 01:52 GMT
After a year of heated debate, the French parliament late yesterday approved an ambitious energy transition law that aims to cut the share of nuclear in electricity production from 75% to 50% by 2025, and push up the share of renewables to 40% of the electricity mix by 2030.
23 July 2015 11:42 GMT
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