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Expansion of offshore wind energy on schedule in the first half of 2019 - urgent demand to increase the expansion targets
The german WindGuard published today the expansion figures for offshore wind energy in the first half of 2019 for Germany.
VDMA Power Systems is partner of Rostock Wind
The industry forum for onshore wind energy Rostock Wind will take place for the eighth time on August 9, 2019.
Onshore wind energy: Alarming under-subscription underlines urgent need for action
Yesterday the Federal Network Agency announced the results of the second tender 2019 for onshore wind energy.

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17.07.2019
The german WindGuard published today the expansion figures for offshore wind energy in the first half of 2019 for Germany.
14.12.2018
The Collective Energy Act was passed today by the Federal Council. A comment:
14.12.2018
An extensive publication of the Onshore Agency (Fachagentur Wind an Land) shows, that the market slump could be more dramatic than expected.
19.11.2018
VDMA Power Systems on the results of the second joint tender for onshore and solar wind turbines
31.10.2018
The coalition parties have agreed on the cornerstones of the energy collection law.
19.10.2018
The German Federal Network Agency (BNetzA) today published the results of the fourth and final round of tenders for onshore wind energy in 2018. The tender for 670 megawatts (MW) was clearly under-subscribed with bids of 363 MW and the average award value was 6.26 ct/kWh.
26.07.2018
Following the record expansion year 2017 for onshore wind energy in Germany, new installations are declining in 2018 as expected.
19.07.2018
Standstill in energy policy must come to an end ‐ German government´s 65 percent target can only be achieved with more offshore wind energy ‐ Current projects up to 2020 are progressing according to plan
08.06.2018
Just in time for the upcoming tender in August, the Bundestag decided today, Friday, that a permit according to the Federal Immission Control Act (BImSchG) is a prerequisite for participation in onshore wind energy projects.
29.05.2018
The manufacturers of energy power plants organized in the VDMA demand an immediate adoption of the announced EEG correction.
17.05.2018
The Federal Network Agency (BNetzA) today published the results of the second call for tender in 2018 for onshore wind energy.
27.04.2018
The Federal Network Agency today published the approved projects in the second round of tendering for offshore wind energy, amounting to more than 1,610 MW.
23.04.2018
On the occasion of the Hannover Messe, VDMA Power Systems presented the “Power Plant Engineering Economic Trend 2018”. Before the presentation, the Chairman of VDMA Power Systems and CEO of Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy, Dr. Markus Tacke, explained: “The announcements in the coalition contract regarding climate protection and energy transition must now be acted upon, as European plant engineering can only then assert itself as the forerunner of a leading market for energy systems in global competition.”
12.04.2018
The Federal Network Agency (BNetzA) published the results of the first cross-technology call for tender for onshore wind and solar energy today. For the 200 megawatt (MW) call for tender, 32 bids with a scope of 210 MW for solar plants only were accepted, while the bids submitted for onshore wind power plants were not accepted. The average volume-weighted awarded value is 4.67 ct/kWh.
Haras Najib
Haras Najib
Technology and Innovation; Working Group Windindustry
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