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Essen, 13 October 2014, RWE Innogy GmbH

Halfway through the turbine installation for the Nordsee Ost offshore wind farm

Eventful weeks are behind the installation team of the Nordsee Ost offshore wind farm. The last rotor blade of the 24th wind turbine was successfully installed some 30 kilometres north of the island of Heligoland on the weekend. This completes the installation of half of all 48 turbines some three months after the first installation.more

Essen, 01 October 2014, RWE Innogy GmbH

RWE sells its stake in Sicilian Biomass Power Plant "Enna"

Today, RWE Innogy and FriEl Green Power, Bozen, have successfully concluded the transfer of RWE Innogy’s 80% stake in the Sicilian biomass power plant Enna (incl. the respective biomass harvesting and forest management activities) to FriEl.more

Essen/ Düsseldorf, 26 September 2014, RWE Innogy GmbH

The state of North Rhine-Westphalia and RWE Innogy officially inaugurated pilot plant for fish protection

North Rhine-Westphalian Environment Minister, Johannes Remmel, and Dr. Hans Bünting, CEO of RWE Innogy, today officially inaugurated the fish protection pilot plant at the hydropower station of Unkelmühle. The power plant on the Sieg river has been converted into a pilot plant for fish protection as from 2011 to allow upstream and downstream fish migration at this point of the Sieg river. An ecological and technical monitoring programme, scheduled to run up to 5 years, will now investigate the effectiveness of the implemented measures and any possible further improvements. Moreover, the programme seeks to ascertain in how far plants of this kind are compatible with the cost-efficient generation of renewable energy from small-scale hydropower plants.more