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  • Economy
    Energy markets

    “The value-added chain will change significantly”

    …says Stephan Reimelt, President GE Germany & Austria. Today, even globally active companies have to appear on the local and regional stage, Reimelt believes.
    15 Feb 17, Interviewed by Jörg-Rainer Zimmermann 0
  • Economy
    Renewables auctions

    System change in Greece

    Like Germany, Greece is also in the process of redesigning its support scheme for renewables in line with demands from Brussels. One expert hopes the changes will bring greater legal certainty – and a fresh start for the country’s PV sector.
    10 Jan 17, Michael Hahn 0
  • Economy
    Job market

    Employment study published at last

    The switch to renewables could bring about a net gain of over 230,000 jobs in Germany, according to a study by leading research institutes which the German Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy (BMWi) has published after a long delay. The study, seen by “neue energie”, was covered in the magazine’s April issue. Its optimistic message is tempered by the warning that job creation in Germany’s clean energy sector depends on the country’s ability to compete on the global market – which could be under threat.
    19 Jun 15, Jörg-Rainer Zimmermann 0
  • Economy
    Investments

    Yieldcos dominate public market equity raising in first quarter

    Solar attracts the lion’s share of the year’s investment so far, as wind fails to live up to its 2014 performance.
    2 Jun 15, Bryony Collins 0
  • Economy
    PV manufacturer

    Back on track?

    The global solar market is growing, with module manufacturers expanding and investing in new production facilities. Business is picking up again for equipment suppliers.
    18 May 15, Sascha Rentzing 0
  • Economy
    Dutch model

    Aviation expertise for the wind industry

    The Dutch online platform Spares in Motion uses expertise from the aviation industry to tap into the growing global market for wind turbine maintenance and repairs.
    6 May 15, Isaac Bah 0
  • Economy
    Interview

    “We offer a view into the entire energy market”

    …says Benjamin Low, director of the energy and wind sections of Hannover Messe. In light of this integrated approach, Low does not regard Hamburg or other wind fairs as competitors to Hannover.
    20 Mar 15, Interviewed by Tim Altegör 0
  • Economy
    Financial difficulties

    Shot in the arm for Suzlon

    Capital injection for India’s heavily indebted turbine manufacturer Suzlon: Indian billionaire gives EUR 250 million.
    13 Mar 15, Sascha Rentzing/Tim Altegör 0
  • Economy
    Electromobility

    Apple planning electric car, rumours say

    Is the iCar coming? Rumours say, that Apple is working on a electric car project. Recently announcements show, that the US company is focusing green technologies: Apple wants to invest nearly USD 1 billion in a solar power station with a capacity of 130 megawatts to power its new headquarters in Cupertino as well as all of the Apple stores in California.
    12 Mar 15, Sascha Rentzing 0
  • Economy
    Swedish energy company Vattenfall

    EUR 1 billion on wind power

    Vattenfall expands its renewable operations and intends to get rid of its lignite division.
    9 Mar 15, Sascha Rentzing/Tim Altegör 0

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Issue 05 / 2017

An undeniable truth - The reality of climate change

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    WindEurope Conference & Exhibition 2017

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    Intersolar India with special exhibit: ees India

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