Russia’s Natural Gas Pipeline Exports To Europe Down To Almost 40-Year Lows

Credit to Author: U.S. Energy Information Administration| Date: Wed, 10 Aug 2022 02:16:57 +0000

Russia’s natural gas exports by pipeline to the European Union (EU) and the United Kingdom (UK) declined by almost 40% during the first seven months of 2022 compared with the same period in 2021 and by almost 50% compared with the previous five-year (2017–21) average, according to data from Refinitiv Eikon. In mid-July 2022, exports […]

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Major Investments Fueling 100MW Hydrogen Project in Hamburg — Shell, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Vattenfall, Wärme Hamburg Are Partnering

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Sun, 07 Aug 2022 19:50:42 +0000

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Germany’s EV Share Cold Comfort Against 34% Shortfall In Overall Auto Market

Credit to Author: Dr. Maximilian Holland| Date: Sun, 07 Aug 2022 15:37:38 +0000

Germany, Europe’s largest auto market, saw plugin electric vehicles take 25.5% share in July. This up from 22.6% year on year. Overall auto market volumes were down some 34% from seasonal norms, to 205,911 units, the worst July performance in many years. The Fiat 500e was again Germany’s best selling full electric for the month. […]

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Enjoy This Tesla Super Pool While Supercharging

Credit to Author: Iqtidar Ali| Date: Sat, 06 Aug 2022 02:40:22 +0000

Tesla has added a new interesting attraction to a Supercharger station in Hilden, Germany — a mobile swimming pool. This is a small rectangular pool that will offer Tesla passengers a good time while their car is getting charged. According to Tesla Welt Podcast, a German Tesla YouTube channel, this pool at the Hilden Supercharger […]

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Nuclear Power Production Curtailed in France, Worsening Europe’s Energy Crisis

Credit to Author: Aaron Larson| Date: Thu, 04 Aug 2022 17:09:06 +0000

High temperatures in river water are reportedly forcing Electricite de France SA (EDF) to cut power generation at some of its nuclear plants. The news is particularly troubling as several European nations struggle to cope with an energy crisis caused by gas cuts made by Russia in retaliation against sanctions placed on it due to […]

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Nuclear Power Plants Report Stellar Performance, but Retirements Could Limit Climate Benefits

Credit to Author: Aaron Larson| Date: Wed, 27 Jul 2022 21:51:38 +0000

The world’s nuclear power plants generated a total of 2,653 TWh of energy in 2021, up 100 TWh from 2020. It was the third-highest total ever for global generation from nuclear, just 4 TWh short of the output in 2019 and 7 TWh less than the record set in 2006. The results were reported by […]

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New Research Says Vertical Solar Panels Have Improved Performance

Credit to Author: Steve Hanley| Date: Mon, 25 Jul 2022 13:00:19 +0000

vertical solar panelsResearchers in Germany claim vertical solar panels may be better than horizontal solar panels. Typically, solar panels are mounted horizontally and oriented toward the south to get maximum exposure to the sun as it travels across the sky. Instead of lying flat, they are angled at between 20 and 35 degrees, depending on how far […]

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Mercedes-Benz Survey Finds Most People Can See Themselves In An EV

Credit to Author: Jennifer Sensiba| Date: Sat, 23 Jul 2022 20:40:51 +0000

A recent survey by Mercedes-Benz finds that most Germans want to switch to an electric vehicle, among other things. According to a recent Kantar poll for Mercedes-Benz Mobility, 80% of premium car drivers in Germany plan to switch to an electric vehicle within the next five years. The majority of them (66%) would finance the […]

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26% of New Car Sales in Germany Have a Plug, 14% Fully Electric

Credit to Author: José Pontes| Date: Sat, 23 Jul 2022 04:15:54 +0000

With several disruptions affecting it, the overall German automotive market is still in the red, with the market dropping 11% last month year over year. And it seems all this doom and gloom has finally got to EVs, with sales of full electric vehicles (BEVs) dropping in June by 4% year over year (YoY). There […]

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