On Thursday, the price temporarily went up to 97.14 €/t CO2.

EUA price rally: The focus lies on the 100 euro mark

Willich - The CO2 price rose strongly during the reporting period. While it remained below 90 euros at the end of last week, this week it managed to rise well above...
  • Wirsol is training its own installers

    Waghäusel - Wirsol Aufdach GmbH intends to rely more on its own personnel for the installation of PV systems in the future. The company offers its employees from the technical departments comprehensive training on PV systems by Tüv-Rheinland...
  • The 154 MW solar park will be financed through PPAs

    Döllen - A new solar park with a capacity of 154 MW is being built in Döllen, Brandenburg. The project developer Engie is marketing a large part of the electricity via a ten-year PPA contract with cloud provider Digital Realty. The direct supply contract is for 116 MW, proclaimed Engie...
  • Baden-Württemberg releases motorway verges for photovoltaics

    Stuttgart - The state of Baden-Wuerttemberg and the federal government are making 260 areas along federal and state highways available for photovoltaics. "If all the areas are used, the potential annual yield will be around 122 million kWh," explained Winfried Hermann (Greens), the state's transport minister...
  • Transnet-BW traffic light app now has orange too

    Stuttgart - The transmission system operator Transnet BW is introducing a new colour scheme for its traffic light app 'Stromgedacht'. The colours green, yellow and red have been complemented by orange. The aim is to give users more clarity and reduce panic...
  • Municipal utility company Stadtwerke Unna signs PPA

    Unna - The municipal utility company Stadtwerke Unna has signed its first green power PPA. The contract with the wind farm operator Nord-Ost WK Ostbüren runs for one year, according to Stadtwerke Unna...
  • "We are testing curative grid management at maximum and high-voltage level"

    Quickborn - The grid operator SH Netz has started the research project 'PROGRESS' with partners. The project team is testing a 'curative' control of feed-in power to improve grid utilisation and stability. energate spoke to project manager Erik Kröger about the project...
  • Mild weather keeps EU coal renaissance in check

    London - Climate change had a direct impact on Europe's electricity mix in 2022. According to a study, global warming caused a large supply gap from hydropower and nuclear energy during the hot summer. At the end of the year, electricity demand fell due to mild weather, slowing the crisis-induced renaissance of coal...