News: Solar 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, EN, Solar energy
By Roel Aarten / April 19, 2018

SER: job shortage in the solar and sustainable energy sector

The Dutch Social Economic Council (SER) reports in an advisory report to the Dutch government that the job shortage in...

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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, Portfolio EN, Solar energy, Zonatlas
By Roel Aarten / September 19, 2017

Dutch company Zonatlas will calculate Solar potential of building facades

The technological development of new generation solar panels is making great leaps forward. Think of solar cells in roof tiles,...

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Clean Energy, Climate, EN, Solar energy
By Roel Aarten / February 21, 2017

Netherlands Sees Higher Solar Capacity, But Not Lower Prices

In the Netherlands 525 MW of solar power capacity was installed in 2016, bringing total solar capacity to 2 GW,...

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