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Climate policy, EN
By Thijs / July 13, 2018

July 10, 2018: The Dutch Climate Agreement came closer to an important step.

All parties that have participated in the past months subscribe to the Climate Agreement proposal. The Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency...

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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, Fossile fuels, Innovations & Developments
By Thijs / June 18, 2018

De Ingenieur: Existing natural gas network can handle 30% hydrogen

Existing home gas burners can function perfectly if 30% of natural gas is replaced by hydrogen in the existing grid,...

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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, 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, Fossile fuels
By Roel Aarten / April 12, 2018

Financing option helps homeowners to become gas-free

A unique trial will start in the Dutch city Heerhugowaard, which can help large parts of the Netherlands' residential areas...

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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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Electric vehicles, EN, Innovations & Developments, Portfolio EN
By Thijs / April 3, 2018

NKL: New independent application portal for EV drivers.

Rotterdam and 18 surrounding municipalities launch “laadpaalnodig.nl”. Read more.

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