E.ON starts building a 57MW wind farm in Italy

20/02/2018 14:00 Wind


E.ON has started the construction of an onshore wind farm in Italy with the capacity of 57MW.

The Morcone project located in the Benevento region close to Naples will utilize 19 turbines of 3MW from Danish producer Vestas.


The energy giant is now in the process of constructing the neighboring roads and placing the foundations for the first wind turbines, with installation of the most important components scheduled for the summer.


The wind site is likely to become functional at the beginning of 2019.

Italy plans 50 GW PV, 18.4 GW wind to meet 2030 target

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Italy will aim to reach 50 GW of solar photovoltaic (PV) capacity at end-2030 under its new climate and energy plan, the target for wind is 18.4 GW.


Daily (14.01.2019): Oil prices down by around 2% on Friday on concerns over global economic growth

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Oil prices lost nearly 2% as the recent pessimistic economic data added to persisting worries about global economic growth. Nevertheless, oil markets posted gains on a weekly basis, due to OPEC-led output cuts and expectations for progress in U.S.-China trade talks. Brent crude fell by around 2% to $60.48 a barrel, while WTI futures settled about 2% down to $51.59 a barrel.


Russia’s coal exports, production hit 5-year high in 2018

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Russia’s production and exports of coal hit last year their highest levels since 2013, according to Platts estimates of data from Russia’s Energy Ministry.