08 December 2009
Voting rights announcement BlackRock according to article 26, section 1 WpHG [Securities Trading Act]
02 December 2009
The Right Honourable Peter Hain, the UK’s Secretary of State for Wales, together with Dr. Juergen Grossmann, Chief Executive Officer of RWE AG, officially opened Rhyl Flats Offshore Wind Farm in North Wales today.
25 November 2009
RWE AG today announced that it has taken the final step to fully divest its stake in the US water and wastewater company American Water Works Company, Inc. The underwriters of the public offering of American Water common stock exercised in full their option ("greenshoe") to purchase up to 3.7 million additional shares.
18 November 2009
- Shareholding reduced from 23.5% to 2.1%
- Proceeds of approximately $ 784 million
- Complete divestiture possible with full exercise of greenshoe
12 November 2009
During the first nine months of fiscal 2009, RWE’s electricity and gas operations proved robust, even during the economic crisis, producing solid results in most business divisions. However, declining oil prices and a disappointing UK earnings situation took their toll. Despite this, RWE confirms its outlook for the year as a whole. Excluding Essent, operating result and recurrent net income will be in the order of the previous year.
06 November 2009
Announcement according to Articles 37v, 37w, 37x et seqq. of the German Securities Act with the objective of Europe-wide distribution
05 November 2009
RWE npower and E.ON UK have today (5 November 2009) announced further details of their nuclear joint venture, which is to be called Horizon Nuclear Power.
30 October 2009
RWE and its Turkish joint venture partner Turcas have signed the construction agreement for the planned 775-megawatt combined cycle gas turbine plant in Denizli in the west of Turkey. RWE holds a 70% share in this joint venture. The Greek power plant builders Metka are responsible for constructing the plant and major components such as gas and steam turbines will be supplied by Siemens. Construction is to start in 2010 and the power plant should be commissioned at the end of 2012 if all goes according to plan.
15 October 2009
On 14 October 2009, the European Commission officially confirmed that the Commission’s sector inquiry investigation against RWE relating to its electricity business has now been closed. The investigation concerning RWE’s gas business had already been closed in March 2009.
14 October 2009
RWE AG / RWE Polska announced today that at the moment, RWE will not place a binding offer to purchase shares in the Polish energy company Enea. Following careful analysis, RWE concluded that its potential offer would not match current market expectations.