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 will turn wasted heat into spending power for Deutsche Gasrußwerke and help neighbouring companies to benefit from low-cost energy.

Gasrußwerke
Binero Group AB

Can you heat a whole town by streaming cat videos?

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.

Latest news

09.02.2021

E.ON partners up with eSmart Systems to digitalize the [...]

- E.ON and eSmart Systems join forces to streamline the digital transformation of energy networks.

- The use of drones will facilitate early detection of possible defects. [...]

05.02.2021

Essent sells Belgian subsidiary to Luminus

Dutch energy supplier Essent NV and Belgian energy company Luminus today entered into an agreement regarding the sale of Essent’s Belgian commodity supply business. The parties have agreed not to disclose the purchase price. [...]

01.02.2021

DESIGNETZ energy transition project starts live operation

- Results from four years of research and development are now being tested in practice
- Integration of real systems in a simulated energy system of the future shows the challenges of tomorrow’s energy world
- E.ON is the consortium leader ...

25.01.2021

E.ON signs Terra Carta initiated by HRH The Prince of Wales

The E.ON Board has decided to sign the Terra Carta, which was unveiled during the One Planet Summit in Paris. It was initiated by HRH The Prince of Wales. He is calling on CEOs from around the world to engage and play their part in leading [...]

21.01.2021

Energy transition with green gas helps low-income households

• E.ON study shows that using existing gas networks is the best form of climate protection in the heating sector
• Digital twin of the city of Essen created for making forecasts
• Future scenarios for the energy transition should be developed [...]

15.01.2021

Heavy snowfall in Sweden: E.ON on duty around the clock

• The heaviest snowstorm in over ten years limits the power supply in parts of Sweden
• E.ON customers who continue to go without electricity are offered hotel accommodation

12.01.2021

E.ON successfully kick-starts the new year by issuing a corporate bond

Today, E.ON issued a bond with a volume of €600 million maturing in December 2028. The proceeds of the bond issuance are intended to be used for general corporate purposes, including the refinancing of an upcoming bond maturity in April.

21.12.2020

Norwegian Honorary Consulate in Essen terminates operations

A number of charitable and educational organisations are receiving substantial donations as a result

For decades, E.ON’s CEOs have acted as Norway’s Honorary General Consul for North Rhine-Westphalia, Rhineland-Palatinate [...]

15.12.2020

Supervisory Board of E.ON SE sets personnel course for the future

Leonhard Birnbaum to succeed Johannes Teyssen as CEO

• Change at the top of E.ON Group planned for April 1, 2021
• New function for digitalization created at board level
• Victoria Ossadnik to be appointed to the Board of Management [,,,]

14.12.2020

Mohn Media optimizes energy use with waste heat solutions from [...]

Mohn Media, a subsidiary of the Bertelsmann Printing Group, has successfully put a waste heat module from Orcan Energy into operation at its Gütersloh location. This module converts the previously unused waste heat on-site [...]

10.12.2020

E.ON and Amprion agree on close cooperation

Amprion, the Dortmund-based transmission system operator, and E.ON, Germany's largest distribution system operator, have agreed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to deepen their cooperation. In this way the companies intend to make a joint [...]