August 12th, 2019 | by Joshua S Hill
Germany's latest onshore wind tender has again been significantly undersubscribed, failing to come anywhere near the 650 megawatts (MW) on offer and awarding only 208 MW, continuing a year-long trend which can be easily traced back to substantial permitting issues.
April 23rd, 2019 | by Joshua S Hill
The German solar industry has walked away the sole winner from Germany's most recent solar and onshore wind tender, receiving contracts for the entire 210 megawatts (MW) awarded in an auction which was heavily oversubscribed.
April 1st, 2019 | by Joshua S Hill
Germany's Federal Network Agency finally announced the winners last week of its first special tender for large-scale solar PV that was held in early March, in which 121 contracts were awarded totaling 505 megawatts (MW) of capacity at an average price of €0.065 per kilowatt-hour (kWh)
August 24th, 2018 | by Joshua S Hill
The average price awarded in Germany's third onshore wind auction this year climbed slightly to €61.6 per megawatt-hour (MWh) due primarily to the country's lengthy permitting process, according to experts
February 23rd, 2018 | by Joshua S Hill
Germany's Federal Network Agency announced the winners this week from its first onshore wind and solar auctions for 2018, awarding more than 900 megawatts to over 100 separate projects.
November 24th, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill
Onshore wind energy costs have fallen again in Germany's latest onshore wind auction, with 1 GW worth of capacity awarded at an average support price of €38/MWh, and with a lowest bid of €22/MWh
January 22nd, 2016 | by Joshua S Hill
China has overtaken Germany in 2015 in terms of solar PV capacity, according to data from China’s Photovoltaic Industry Association. [&hellip
December 9th, 2015 | by Glenn Meyers
Attractive kickstarters added for rooftop solar in China. China may currently be the world’s largest producer of solar panels and [&hellip
February 28th, 2015 | by James Ayre
The government of Germany — the country’s Federal Network Agency to be exact — recently announced the first tender for [&hellip
February 5th, 2013 | by Nicholas Brown
The Federal Network Agency of Germany (Bundesnetzagentur) on January 31 released its latest photovoltaic solar (PV) installation count, as well as [&hellip
October 15th, 2012 | by Joshua S Hill
Germany’s Federal Network Agency announced Monday the intention to raise the renewable contribution charge for 2013 by 47 percent [&hellip