News: Renewable energy

Clean Energy, Climate policy, EN, Renewable energy, Solar energy
By Thijs / June 18, 2018

Dutch national government [June 15, 2018] : “Refund subsidy will replace the offset scheme”

"Minister Wiebes is working on a new subsidy scheme for households and companies that generate their own sustainable electricity. The...

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Clean Energy, EN, Renewable energy, Reports & Publications, Solar energy, Wind energy
By Thijs / June 1, 2018

CBS: In 2017, renewable energy sources accounted for 6.6 percent of total Dutch energy consumption.

This is an increase of 10 percent relative to the previous year. Consumption of solar energy rose by over 30...

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Clean Energy, Climate policy, EN, Innovations & Developments, Renewable energy, Reports & Publications
By Thijs / May 4, 2018

Ecofys presents new decarbonisation scenario

Ecofys, a Navigant company, presents decarbonisation scenario for an energy transition in line with 1.5°C target. Read more and download...

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Clean Energy, EN, Renewable energy, Reports & Publications, Solar energy, Wind energy
By Thijs / April 8, 2018

CBS: 10% more electricity from renewable sources (eg. wind, solar) in the Netherlands in 2017.

Statistics Netherlands' figures (ex CBS) show that 10% more electricity from renewable sources was generated in the Netherlands in 2017...

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Clean Energy, EN, Fossile fuels, Innovations & Developments, Renewable energy, Reports & Publications, Solar energy, Zonatlas NL
By Thijs / April 3, 2018

Gas discussion in NL; solar energy and heating will play a larger role

Solar magazine states: Solar energy 2023 scenario: 6 million households in the Netherlands with solar panels in 2023. Read more. For...

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Clean Energy, EN, Fossile fuels, Innovations & Developments, Renewable energy, Reports & Publications
By Thijs / April 3, 2018

There must be a nuanced view of gas, as fuel for households and industry.

A recent study, launched by the Gas for Climate initiative shows that renewable gas can play an important role in...

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EN, Innovations & Developments, Renewable energy
By Martijn Aarten / December 18, 2017

Energy transition: simply do it!

These days of varying messages on energy transition scenarios, we continue to be surprised about the lack of basic understanding....

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Climate policy, EN, Renewable energy, Reports & Publications
By Roel Aarten / May 21, 2017

IRENA: Renewable Energy and Jobs – Annual Review 2017

Renewable Energy and Jobs – Annual Review 2017 presents the status of renewable energy employment, both by technology and in selected...

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