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German Government Plans for 40 Offshore Wind Farms

Shortly before the Federal Election scheduled for 27 September 2009 the CDU/SPD coalition government wants to promote wind energy.  According to Wolfgang Tiefensee (SPD), Minister of Transport, Building and Urban Affairs, the Federal Government is planning to have 40 off-shore wind farms constructed in the North and Baltic Sea.  He announced to present a draft ordinance (Verordnung) on wind farm locations on Wednesday.  Locations in the North Sea would be decided about first. Continue reading ‘German Government Plans for 40 Offshore Wind Farms’

53 MW Lieberose Solar Park Opened

Together with federal minister Wolfgang Tiefensee and Brandenburg Prime Minister Matthias Platzeck, Juwi and First Solar opened their (so far) biggest German Lieberose solar park in Turnow-Preilack north of Cottbus.  Continue reading ’53 MW Lieberose Solar Park Opened’