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Greenchoice, Windunie & ABN AMRO acquire wind farm Greenport Venlo

Green energy company Greenchoice, energy cooperative Windunie and financial partner ABN AMRO Energy Transition Fund have acquired wind farm Greenport Venlo. The companies purchased the shares from previous owner, developer Etriplus.  Wind farm Greenport Venlo will comprise of 9 wind turbines to be constructed parallel to the rail link between Venlo and Eindhoven. In Q4 2018…

Growth energy cooperatives in 2018

In 2018 the percentage of renewable energy that was produced by local energy cooperatives grew significantly. In total, 74,5 MWp of collective solar power and 59 MW of collective wind power was installed. This number is expected to double in the short term. This is the conclusion of the ‘Lokale Energie Monitor 2018’ report by…