Press releases


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Latest releases


Largest offshore wind farm in the Baltic Sea opened

• Chancellor Merkel puts Arkona into operation
• Industry's most successful construction project advances energy system transformation

The Arkona offshore wind farm of E.ON and Equinor went into operation with a festive event in the port [...]

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E.ON builds new major windfarm in the USA

E.ON announces the start of construction on a new major project in the USA. The first foundations for the turbines of the Cranell wind farm have been cast in Refugio County, Texas. The 220-megawatt project will be brought online this year. [...]

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“Green gas from green power”: E.ON launches nationwide initiative

• Holistic approach to reducing CO2 emissions
• Innovative technologies link up heating, transport and industrial sectors

Together with the German regional energy suppliers Avacon, Bayernwerk, E.DIS and HanseWerk, E.ON has launched its new [...]

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Electromobility: Germans more sceptical than most Europeans

• Only seven percent of Germans believe there will be more electric vehicles than petrol or diesel cars on German roads in the next five years
• Populations of other European countries are notably more optimistic

In a Europe-wide comparison [...]

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Start of construction for the Peyton Creek wind farm in Texas

E.ON further expands its generation position in the United States. According to the company, construction has now begun on the 151-megawatt Peyton Creek project in Matagorda County, Texas. The wind farm is expected to go into operation before [...]

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E.ON awarded major contract by DS Smith in the UK

• E.ON to build combined heat and power facility for DS Smith in Kent
• Annual savings of 36.000 tons of carbon
• Long-standing site partnership extended for a further 20 years

DS Smith, the leading provider of sustainable packaging solutions [...]

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2018 annual results: E.ON delivers strong operating performance [...]

· Adjusted EBIT of €3 billion and adjusted net income of €1.5 billion at upper end of forecast range
· Management to propose dividend of €0.43 for the 2018 financial year
· Planned investments in networks and other infrastructure to remain [...]

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E.ON Supervisory Board to be expanded to support planned [...]

• Expansion by six members planned immediately after take-over of innogy
• Shareholder and employee representatives expected to bring innogy knowhow to the table

Immediately after the successful takeover of innogy, E.ON's Supervisory Board [...]

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E.ON decommissions Blyth offshore wind farm

E.ON is decommissioning an offshore wind farm for the first time. Blyth's two 2-megawatt turbines were the UK's first offshore wind farm and have reached the end of their technical lifespan. A consortium including E.ON built the turbines off [...]

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Market launch of E.ON's smart home energy application in the UK

• Partnership with British homebuilding company Berkeley
• Smart Lighting, power sockets and thermostat steered seamlessly to maximize comfort

Smart, sustainable living is now becoming reality for London home buyers. In cooperation with [...]

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E.ON bids with ENGIE and EDPR for Dunkirk Offshore Wind Project [...]

E.ON plans to enter the French renewable energy market and has joined the ‘Dunkerque Eoliennes en Mer’ consortium. Together with the energy companies ENGIE from France and EDPR from Portugal, E.ON is taking part in the auction of the Dunkirk [...]

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