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  • Knowledge
    Issue 3/4/2020

    Hydrogen around the world

    The precious gas is set to become a globally traded commodity. Some regions are emerging as particularly favourable locations for production. We take a look at three promising candidates.
    24 Aug 20, By Frank-Thomas Wenzel 3
  • Knowledge
    Issue 2/2020

    Turbulence in the service market

    2019 was a bumpy year for the wind sector, and the turbine servicing business was no exception. Senvion’s insolvency in particular had far-reaching repercussions — as reflected in the latest edition of the BWE service survey.
    22 May 20, Michael Hahn 0
  • Knowledge
    Issue 1/2020

    Emissions from EU power plants fall

    Carbon emissions from power generation in Europe fell by twelve percent in 2019 – the biggest reduction since 1990, as reported by the thinktanks Agora Energiewende and Sandbag.
    20 Feb 20, Tim Altegör 0
  • Knowledge
    Issue 3&4/2019

    IPCC warns of ecosystem collapse

    Human exploitation of the Earth’s ecosystems is leaving them barely able to recover, besides accounting for almost a quarter of all anthropogenic greenhouse gas emissions. Meanwhile, global warming is severely impairing food production.
    23 Aug 19, Margit Hildebrandt 0
  • Knowledge
    Issue 2/2019

    Breakthrough in carbon capture

    Removing carbon dioxide after it has been emitted may prove to be vital in the fight against climate change. Two studies suggest a new storing technique and the most efficient way to capture the greenhouse gas.
    23 Apr 19, Margit Hildebrandt 0
  • Knowledge
    Issue 5/2018

    Wiring the roads

    In 2019, three test routes for trucks powered by overhead lines will begin operation in Germany. Researchers have done the maths on whether the technology is worthwhile – for the climate, and for the bottom line.
    17 Oct 18, Joachim Wille 0
  • 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
  • Knowledge

    Solution found for grid connections?

    The day the offshore wind industry has long been waiting for is here: the Bundesrat and Bundestag have finally passed the Third Act Revising the Legislation Governing the Energy Sector. The sector welcomes the amendment, but remains sceptical.
    4 Feb 13, Anne-Katrin Wehrmann 0
  • Knowledge
    Renewables in Cape Verde

    Treasure island

    Cape Verde aims to source half of its electricity from renewables by 2020 – and it is well on the way to succeeding. The island nation is a role model for the entire West Africa region.
    22 Jan 13, 0

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Issue 05 / 2020

Stop and go - Mixed signals for German wind

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Dates

  • 12 Apr 21 to 16 Apr 21

    Hannover Messe

    Deutsche Messe
  • 14 Apr 21

    Industrial Energy Efficiency Award 2020

    EuPD Research
  • 21 Jul 21 to 23 Jul 21

    The smarter E Europe

    Solar Promotion GmbH