Utilities hiking power prices

Utilities hiking power prices

Two German utilities – Vattenfall and EWE – announced on Wednesday they would dramatically raise electricity prices for their customers starting next year, blaming the higher cost of renewable energy.

‘It’s about our Europe’: German business makes unusual political push for EU elections

‘It’s about our Europe’: German business makes unusual political push for EU elections

Energy giant EON to cut 5,000 jobs as part of huge takeover deal

Energy giant EON to cut 5,000 jobs as part of huge takeover deal

EON takes €3-billion charge as prospects dim

EON takes €3-billion charge as prospects dim

Germany, Russia to launch Nord Stream

Germany, Russia to launch Nord Stream

EON confirms up to 11,000 jobs will go

EON confirms up to 11,000 jobs will go

RWE CEO stepping down early

RWE CEO stepping down early

Antitrust worries as RWE and Gazprom mull partnership

Antitrust worries as RWE and Gazprom mull partnership

RWE said to be in investment talks with Russia’s Gazprom

RWE said to be in investment talks with Russia’s Gazprom

Energy companies put UK nuke investments on hold

Energy companies put UK nuke investments on hold

Coalition MPs back Gazprom stake in EON

Coalition MPs back Gazprom stake in EON

Merkel preparing to drop nuclear tax in deal with industry: report

Merkel preparing to drop nuclear tax in deal with industry: report

Merkel fed up with energy firms over nuclear phaseout

Merkel fed up with energy firms over nuclear phaseout

Electricity network head says no danger of blackouts

Electricity network head says no danger of blackouts

Nuclear suspension faces court challenge by RWE

Nuclear suspension faces court challenge by RWE

EON unloads Gazprom stake for €3.4 billion

EON unloads Gazprom stake for €3.4 billion

Structural shake-up in store for EON

Structural shake-up in store for EON

EON takes big charge for devalued EU assets

EON takes big charge for devalued EU assets

Energy firms rake in massive profits

Energy firms rake in massive profits

Expert assessment backs longer life spans for nuclear plants

Expert assessment backs longer life spans for nuclear plants

Merkel seeks renewable energy contribution from nuclear industry

Merkel seeks renewable energy contribution from nuclear industry

Opposition to planned nuclear tax grows

Opposition to planned nuclear tax grows

EON presses Merkel on extending nuclear power

EON presses Merkel on extending nuclear power

Vattenfall sells German power grid to Australian fund

Vattenfall sells German power grid to Australian fund

Berlin reportedly keeping all nuclear plants online

Berlin reportedly keeping all nuclear plants online

E.ON sells power grid to Dutch group for €1.1 bln

E.ON sells power grid to Dutch group for €1.1 bln

Energy firms looking at huge nuclear windfall

Energy firms looking at huge nuclear windfall

Energy company cooperation could curb consumer costs

Energy company cooperation could curb consumer costs

20,000 visitors expected at WindEnergy trade fair

20,000 visitors expected at WindEnergy trade fair

Energy giant EON pulling plug on 1,800 jobs in Germany

Energy giant EON pulling plug on 1,800 jobs in Germany

Energy giant EON earns €3 billion in first half of 2008

Energy giant EON earns €3 billion in first half of 2008

EON to pay €11.8 billion for Endesa assets

EON to pay €11.8 billion for Endesa assets

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Gazprom and EON plan gas-fired power station in Germany

Energy firms: Merkel stole our assets with nuclear shutdown

Energy firms: Merkel stole our assets with nuclear shutdown

E.ON creates spin-off in green energy revamp

E.ON creates spin-off in green energy revamp

Energy giant E.ON: profit dip due to politics

Energy giant E.ON: profit dip due to politics

E.ON say profits hit by tricky conditions

E.ON say profits hit by tricky conditions

EnBW warns nuclear moratorium to hit profits

EnBW warns nuclear moratorium to hit profits

Top firms urge antitrust sanctions on Hungary

Top firms urge antitrust sanctions on Hungary

Energy giant EON to divest away from Europe

Energy giant EON to divest away from Europe

EU fines German energy giant Eon €553 million

EU fines German energy giant Eon €553 million

EU approves EON bid for Viesgo and parts of Endes

EU approves EON bid for Viesgo and parts of Endes

EON sells network to avoid EU wrath

EON sells network to avoid EU wrath