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Onshore wind tender results: expansion of wind energy is stuck in permission low
The results of the first call for tenders for onshore wind energy this year were published today.
Onshore Wind Energy: Installation figures for Germany for 2018
Onshore wind energy - installation figures collapse massively, medium- and long-term perspective must be safeguarded by law immediately
European gas turbine industry committed to the future
Today in Brussels, the manufacturers of stationary gas turbines organised in the European association EUTurbines, presented a commitment for the future of power generation with renewable gas as part of the campaign #PowerTheEU.
Expansion of offshore wind energy successfully continued in 2018 - industry sector calls for rapid increase of expansion targets
Berlin, 21 January 2019 - Today in Berlin, the most important industry associations present-ed the current figures for offshore wind energy in Germany for the year 2018.
Invitation General Meeting Power Systems Association 2019
This year's VDMA Power Systems General Meeting will take place on 16-17 May at MAN Energy Solutions in Augsburg. In the protected member area you can find out more about our event, the topics and the agenda. Take a look inside.

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17.01.2019
This year's VDMA Power Systems General Meeting will take place on 16-17 May at MAN Energy Solutions in Augsburg. In the protected member area you can find out more about our event, the topics and the agenda. Take a look inside.

Press releases

15.02.2019
The results of the first call for tenders for onshore wind energy this year were published today.
29.01.2019
Onshore wind energy - installation figures collapse massively, medium- and long-term perspective must be safeguarded by law immediately
23.01.2019
Today in Brussels, the manufacturers of stationary gas turbines organised in the European association EUTurbines, presented a commitment for the future of power generation with renewable gas as part of the campaign #PowerTheEU.
21.01.2019
Berlin, 21 January 2019 - Today in Berlin, the most important industry associations present-ed the current figures for offshore wind energy in Germany for the year 2018.
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.
13.12.2018
The results of the tender for combined heat and power (CHP) plants and innovative CHP systems for the bid date of 3 December show a mixed picture.
19.11.2018
VDMA Power Systems on the results of the second joint tender for onshore and solar wind turbines
06.11.2018
The draft bill for the Energy Collection Law has been available since the beginning of November
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.
18.10.2018
At tomorrow's session of the Federal Council, the state initiatives of North Rhine-Westphalia and Brandenburg on the future expansion of wind energy will be discussed.
15.10.2018
The transmission system operators announced the amount of the EEG levy and offshore grid levy for the year 2019.
26.09.2018
Topic of the VDMA Press Club: “How Europe will maintain its leading position in the wind industry”
19.09.2018
Publication of current results of the tender for biomass plants
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
20.06.2018
With much willingness to compromise, the EU institutions were able to reach a final agreement on the Energy Efficiency Directive and the so-called Governance Regulation.
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.
27.04.2018
The German Bundestag yesterday referred the Bundesrat initiative to change the Renewable Energy Act (EEG) to the economic committee for consultation without debate.
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.
07.02.2018
"The new government is going in the right direction with their commitment to efficiency and faster grid expansion for more renewable energy, but much more consistency is needed."
02.02.2018
The state governments of Lower Saxony and North Rhine-Westphalia presented draft bills for amendments to the Renewable Energies Act (EEG) to the Bundesrat.
18.01.2018
With a total output capacity of more than 5.3 GW, offshore wind turbines make an increasing contribution to the security of Germany’s energy supply.
21.12.2017
One year after presenting the Clean Energy Package, the EU Energy Ministers have discussed the outstanding central points and agreed on common positions on the topics of the internal market in electricity, governance regulations and support of renewable energies.
12.12.2017
The Federal Network Agency (BNetzA) has announced the results of the first call for tenders for combined heat and power plant (CHP) technologies with a tender volume of 100 Megawatts (MW).
15.08.2017
The Federal Network Agency (BNetzA) today published the results of the second round of the EEG call for tenders for onshore wind turbines.
27.07.2017
Gross expansion of onshore wind energy by 2,281 megawatts (MW), which equals 790 wind turbines, as high as expected in the first half of 2017
26.04.2017
In 2016, the fuel cell industry in Germany achieved a turnover of around EUR 100 million from fuel cell heating devices and power supply systems. Following a lateral movement the previous year, the economic outlook of the VDMA Fuel Cells working group forecasts a growth of 90 percent for the current year based on an industrial survey. Manufacturers can be very optimistic about 2017.
24.04.2017
The VDMA Power Systems association survey on economic trend shows a mixed picture concerning the world markets. Europe is threatened with losing its pioneering role for energy-transition technologies. A new era in renewable financing is on the horizon. INTEGRATED ENERGY is the focus of the Hannover Messe.
20.06.2016
“Technology providers need three things to be successful in worldwide competition: in-house innovative strength, an ambitious and lively market in Germany, and fair export conditions in the export markets,” said Tacke following his election by the members' meeting.
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Matthias Zelinger: Integrated Energy 2019
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