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.

Friday meeting may spell end to coal-powered energy in Germany

Friday meeting may spell end to coal-powered energy in Germany

Berlin agrees to compensate power firms for nuclear phase out

Berlin agrees to compensate power firms for nuclear phase out

Siemens settles Israel bribery case for €38m

Siemens settles Israel bribery case for €38m

Computer virus found in Bavarian nuclear plant

Computer virus found in Bavarian nuclear plant

Greenpeace mulls jump into brown coal biz

Greenpeace mulls jump into brown coal biz

Power price drop isn’t all good news

Power price drop isn’t all good news

Germans wrap up to keep warm at home

Germans wrap up to keep warm at home

Munich blackout hits 450,000 people

Munich blackout hits 450,000 people

Three killed in offshore wind farm construction

Three killed in offshore wind farm construction

Germany forced to buy Austrian electricity

Germany forced to buy Austrian electricity

Forgotten port bets future on wind power

Forgotten port bets future on wind power

Brüderle: nuclear power exit to cost billions

Brüderle: nuclear power exit to cost billions

Ministry paper warns of looming power shortages

Ministry paper warns of looming power shortages

Bundestag blackout – MPs without WCs

Bundestag blackout – MPs without WCs

Energy firms rake in massive profits

Energy firms rake in massive profits

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

German solar-panel manufacturers face financial ruin

German solar-panel manufacturers face financial ruin

Unlucky Hamburgers suffer water outage

Unlucky Hamburgers suffer water outage

Firms hoping to tap African sun to power German households

Firms hoping to tap African sun to power German households

Surprise, surprise: Angie still world’s most powerful Frau

Surprise, surprise: Angie still world’s most powerful Frau

Energy firms: Merkel stole our assets with nuclear shutdown

Energy firms: Merkel stole our assets with nuclear shutdown

Forbes: Merkel now more powerful than Obama

Forbes: Merkel now more powerful than Obama

Energy giants pull plug on coal and nuclear

Energy giants pull plug on coal and nuclear

Great green energy hope for Germany and India

Great green energy hope for Germany and India

Minister: 30 percent power cost rise dubious

Minister: 30 percent power cost rise dubious

Vattenfall: households will pay for green power

Vattenfall: households will pay for green power

Solar subsidies slashed

Solar subsidies slashed

Electricity grossly overpriced, study finds

Electricity grossly overpriced, study finds

States aim to block cuts to solar energy subsidies

States aim to block cuts to solar energy subsidies

Germans pay second highest electricity prices in EU

Germans pay second highest electricity prices in EU

Cabinet backs cuts to solar power subsidy

Cabinet backs cuts to solar power subsidy