Tag Archive for renewable energy

October shows new record in wind energy production

Last month showed a record in the production of wind energy in the Netherlands. This is evident from the monthly figures of Energieopwek.nl. The record high production is caused by the addition of new wind turbines to the grid and some days with strong winds. October had a few windy days. 12 days showed an…

Partner content: Record in wind energy production in february 2020

February storms like Dennis and Ciara have contributed to a record in wind energy production in February 2020 in the Netherlands. According to Energieopwek.nl, an average of over 3.6 GW of wind energy was produced daily in the Netherlands. Onshore wind was responsible for an average of 2,8 GW and offshore wind for 834 MW.…

Action plan for further cost reduction in onshore wind and solar

The Dutch associations NVDE and Energie-Nederland have presented an action plan to further reduce the cost of electricity generated by wind and solar farms in the Netherlands. The associations worked together with companies from the wind sector, united in NWEA, the Dutch wind energy association, and the solar industry, united in Holland Solar. Four areas of improvement Several agreements have been made in…

The Netherlands at the bottom of the renewable energy list in 2018

The Netherlands is facing a big task in the energy transition. This week, Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union (EU), published the 2018 figures on the renewable energy share in energy consumption by the 28 member states of the European Union. The Netherlands is at the bottom of the list. In 2018, the…

SDE+ autumn application round to start on 29 October

The autumn 2019 Stimulation of Sustainable Energy Production (SDE+) subsidy application round will start on 29 October. According to RVO.nl, a budget of 5 billion euro is made available for this autumn round. The SDE+ round of applications for autumn 2019 runs from 9 AM on 29 October to 5 PM on 14 November. The…

SDE+ Spring 2019 round opened

Yesterday the SDE+ Spring round 2019 was opened. The SDE+ Spring round runs till April 4, 5 PM. The spring budget totals €5 billion. The SDE+ is available for the production of:renewable electricity, renewable gas, renewable heat or a combination of renewable heat and electricity (CHP). Eligible parties for the SDE+ are companies, institutions and non-profit…