Image - Vattenfall restructures its German hydro power division for the future

Vattenfall restructures its German hydro power division for the future

Vattenfall has presented a comprehensive restructuring program to bring its German hydro power division back into profitability. According to the program, 2,500 MW of the currently operated 2,800 MW hydro power capacity are planned to stay in operation. The measures of the program are to be implemented by the end of 2019 and include a significant reduction in the number of jobs. "Due to the price development on the German electricity market an...

Hydro - Jun 2, 2017


Image - Vattenfall invests in innovative heat storage in Berlin

Vattenfall invests in innovative heat storage in Berlin

Vattenfall will invest almost 100 MEUR in Germany's biggest power-to-heat plant. In the coming two years, the company will invest almost 100 MEUR in a new power-to-heat asset as well as in gas-fired heat-only boilers in Berlin's Spandau district. After commissioning of the new facilities, the hard-coal-fired Unit C of power plant Reuter can be taken off the grid as planned. With a total capacity of 120 MWth, the power-to-heat asset will ...

Power Generation - Jun 1, 2017


Image - Hydropower Market worth $34.46 Bn in 2017

Hydropower Market worth $34.46 Bn in 2017

CAPEX and Installed Capacity Forecasts for Small Hydro, Large Hydro, Storage and Run-of-River Projects Plus Regional Market and Leading Companies Forecast indicates that the Hydropower market will generate revenues of $34.46bn in 2017. The report contains 209 tables, charts and graphs that add visual analysis in order to explain evolving trends within the Hydropower market. Visiongain provides forecasts for the period 2017-2027 in terms of rev...

Power Generation - May 24, 2017




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