Main topics
Knowledge
Issue 5/2017

Remedial action

The Correctiv research centre is devoted to righting social wrongs through journalism. Its recent project on sea-level rise highlights just how serious the threat has already become in many parts of the world.
23 Nov 17, By Tim Altegör 0
Opinion
Issue 4/2017

Video: Carbon pricing, switch to auctions

Editor-in-Chief Jörg-Rainer Zimmermann on the current debate surrounding carbon emissions, the continuing failure of the European trading scheme to deliver a just price for carbon dioxide, and how the switch to auctions is putting the expansion goals for renewable energies at risk.
23 Nov 17, 0
Main topics
Economy
Issue 5/2017

Husum Wind trade fair: Everything under review

The pursuit of efficiency gains is not limited to wind turbines. Faced with falling remuneration levels, an entire industry is getting to grips with this very task. Meanwhile, it is on the look-out for new business models.
23 Nov 17, By Jörg-Rainer Zimmermann 0
Politics
Issue 5/2017

“A way to make a symbolic stand against Trump”

…is what Daniel Price and his fellow campaigners were searching for when they came up with Trump Forest, a global forestation initiative. Its goal: to offset the US president’s climate policies by planting ten billion trees.
23 Nov 17, Interviewed by Tim Altegör 0
Sections
Electricity markets
Storage technology, decentralised expansion of renewables and regional price signals can help reduce the need for new power lines – without slowing the pace of the energy transition.
Energy markets
…says Stephan Reimelt, President GE Germany & Austria. Today, even globally active companies have to appear on the local and regional stage, Reimelt believes.
Grid optimisation
Harnessing the sun’s power: closer integration of solar farms with battery storage, e-mobility and heat pumps could enable the PV sector to continue to grow without compromising grid stability
Comment
Editor-in-chief Jörg-Rainer Zimmermann comments on one of the topics in our latest issue of new energy: the disfunctional European Emissions Trading System and current, rather unambitious attempts to revamp it.

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  • 28 Nov 17 to 30 Nov 17

    WindEurope Conference & Exhibition 2017

    WindEurope
  • 5 Dec 17 to 7 Dec 17

    Intersolar India

    Messe Muenchen India Pvt. Ltd.
  • 5 Dec 17 to 7 Dec 17

    Intersolar India with special exhibit: ees India

    Solar Promotion International GmbH