Germany Adds 1.4GW of Onshore Wind Capacity

2020 figures from the BWE and VDMA Power Systems represent an increase of 46% compared to 2019. Germany installed [...]

Germany’s Solar Boom Set to Continue in 2021

From PV panels to solar storage and solar collectors, rooftop installations grew 25% in Germany this year as due [...]

Solar Power Generation Has Risen 13% in Germany This Year

The proportion of German electricity generated from renewables is five percentage points higher already than it was in the [...]

German State Requires Solar Panels On New, Non-Residential Buildings

German state of Baden-Württemberg follows basic logic and requires that all new non-residential buildings have solar panels on them. [...]

Germany Amends Renewable Energy Rules Due to COVID-19

The German cabinet adopted on  April 29th an amendment to clean energy rules aimed at enabling immediate measures to [...]

Germany’s Largest Solar Farm Will Also Be Subsidy-Free

But utility EnBW warns that renewables projects must retain priority access to the grid to remain viable in a [...]

Germany Hits Renewable Energy Record High

The green power share in Germany climbed to a record high in the first half of 2019, with renewable [...]

Political Breakthroughs Brighten Outlook for Germany’s Grid Expansion

A new grid expansion law and an agreement between southern states and the federal government revive Germany’s transmission buildout. [...]

German Parliament Passes Law on Faster Grid Expansion to Ensure Renewables Growth

New legislation passed yesterday by Germany’s federal parliament is to ensure the timely completion of crucial power grid connections [...]

Germany Drives Onshore Wind Growth in Northwest Europe

But changes are coming to region’s largest wind market, according to a new Wood Mackenzie report. A record year [...]