Success stories

Marks & Spencer

Can you lose 200 tonnes of CO2 through smarter energy controls?

We worked with Marks & Spencer to achieve 34% energy savings across 550 stores – helping them save money and reach their ambitious carbon reduction targets in the process.

Can you make ice cream out of rubber?

We're turning wasted heat into spending power for Gasrußwerke and helping its neighbours Coldstore to benefit from low-cost energy. 

Gasrußwerke
Binero Group AB

Can the wasted heat from a data centre be used to power an entire community?

We partnered with Binero Group AB to develop a unique and sustainable data centre that provides our customers in Vallentuna with one third of the town’s district heating needs.  

Can you redistribute costs into profits?

We worked with a leading logistics company to devise an innovative financing concept to deliver efficient LED lighting, providing better quality light and a better solution for the environment.

Warehousing and logistics
Evonik

Can a chemical company offset carbon equal to a town of 30,000 people?

Our highly-efficient combined cycle gas turbine (CCGT) power plant at Evonik’s chemical park has a power generating capacity of 60 MW and a thermal capacity of 100 MW.

How does cutting carbon make headlines?

We help the world’s leading producer of graphic papers achieve annual CO2 savings of 270,000 tonnes.

UPM Plattling

Radisson Blu

We helped Radisson Blu become the first hotel in Europe to implement industrial-sized fuel cell technology.

ACC Liverpool

We installed 925 solar photovoltaic panels on the roof of ACC Liverpool, to help it generate 250,000 kWh of renewable energy every year.

Pilkington Automotive

We helped Pilkington Automotive Deutschland GmbH achieve annual CO2 savings of 1,700 tonnes. 

Blackburn Meadows

We secured a power supply for industrial and commercial businesses by installing one of the first commercial batteries for the UK grid.

FRIATEC

We introduced Europe’s first commercial fuel cell power plant for FRIATEC, with an electrical efficiency of 47%.

Granarolo

We take care of installing, operating and optimising Granarolo’s energy assets.

Goglio

We built, own and operate Golgio’s Daverio plant, generating 30 GWh power and 60 GWh heat and cooling annually.

Promat

We help Promat achieve annual CO2 savings of 6,400 tonnes.

Reckitt Benckiser

We’re partners with Reckitt Benckiser to help reduce their energy costs for several sites all around the world. 

Procter & Gamble

Our innovative solution helped P&G reduce its public water consumption for cooling by up to 50% at its Berlin site.

Oleon

We designed and now operate a new CHP plant with an innovative heat recovery boiler for Oleon’s production site in Belgium.

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21.05.2019

E.ON board member Thomas König presents new study: E.ON grids [...]

• E.ON ready to cope with all cars in its service areas being electric by 2045
• Grid conversion will be largely completed without disruptions by construction sites
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23.04.2019

E.ON and Kyuden Mirai Energy sign cooperation agreement for ...

E.ON and Kyuden Mirai Energy signed a cooperation agreement to jointly develop offshore wind projects in Japan. The cooperation is focused on fixed bottom projects and starts with a study to jointly select a project for development, [...]

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01.04.2019

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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21.03.2019

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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15.03.2019

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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04.12.2018

Climate conference: Majority of Germans see industry and ...

• Majority of Germans see responsibility for climate protection first in business and industry Germans are willing to change their behavior and pay more for sustainably manufactured products.
• Many Europeans want to contribute to climate [...]

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30.11.2018

Offshore wind project Rampion "Sussex-fully" completed

• 400 MW wind farm ceremonially opened
• First wind project off the UK’s south coast
• Brighton visitor centre opens in summer [...]

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16.11.2018

E.ON to build one of Europe’s largest onshore wind farms in Sweden

• Project Nysäter with capacity of 475 megawatts
• Credit Suisse Energy Infrastructure Partners acquires 80 percent stake
• Power Purchase Agreement signed with a Global Energy Major [...]

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05.11.2018

Joint Press Release: Highly innovative energy concept for Berlin TXL

Berliner Stadtwerke and E.ON to Cool and Heat the Urban Tech Republic and Schumacher Quartier

In the future, Berliner Stadtwerke and E.ON will supply TXL - The Urban Tech Republic - in Berlin with cooling and heating using a highly innovative [...]

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24.10.2018

Offshore wind farm Arkona built in record time

• All turbines installed in less than three months
• Politics and Offshore Industry congratulate

The Arkona offshore wind farm is fully built. The joint project between E.ON and the Norwegian energy company Equinor completed the installation [...]

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10.10.2018

E.ON enables consumer-driven intelligent electric vehicle charging ...

E.ON is introducing the IT platform system of Finnish electric vehicle charging service provider Virta as a digital backbone of the E.ON Drive charging network in Europe.

Virta’s technology will improve the accessibility and user experience of [...]

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