Sat. Aug 13th, 2022
Russian gas disruption. Source: Bundesnetzagentur
ENERGY SECURITY
  • Europe’s energy balancing act – EEAS Blog post by EU High Representative Borrell
  • A first look at ‘Save gas for a safe winter’: The EU’s fast-tracked proposal for protecting against a disconnection from Russian gas – Florence School of Regulation
  • (Renewable) Energy communities under the Clean Energy for all Europeans Package – an instrument for price stability? – Florence School of Regulation
  • IMF Working Paper No. 2022/152 : Surging Energy Prices in Europe in the Aftermath of the War: How to Support the Vulnerable and Speed up the Transition Away from Fossil Fuels
ENERGY REGULATION
  • Transmission System Operators for Electricity of Continental Europe agree to increase the trade capacity with the Ukraine/Moldova power system
  • ENTSO-E releases pan-European network development plan for 2030 & 2040 – TYNDP 2022 for consultation until 16 September
NUCLEAR ENERGY
  • IAEA Competition: Effective Data Visualization of Operating Nuclear Power Plants
ENERGY CHARTER
  • The Secretariat Welcomes Five Ukrainian Seconded Experts – Energy Charter
HYDROGEN
  • „Wir müssen jetzt Wasserstoff-Pipelines bauen“ – Max-Planck-Gesellschaft
  • Latest Hydrogen headlines
    • Iberdrola and bp invest €1b in EV infrastructure and green hydrogen
    • Bratislava opts for Solaris hydrogen buses
    • First Alstom hydrogen train arrives on Rhine-Main network
    • Aurora Hydrogen Raises $10M in Series A Funding
    • ‘Solid hydrogen’ | World’s first vessel powered by an H2-storing salt gets construction green light
    • Check out photos of the world’s first hydrogen-powered passenger train that’s up and running in Germany as Europe tries to wean itself off of Russian oil
    • New proton ceramic reactor stack for highly efficient hydrogen production and carbon capture in a single step
    • Solaris: Bratislava goes for hydrogen
    • Loop Energy supplies fuel cells for M&I hydrogen city buses
    • Indian energy giants plan 1.3GW green hydrogen project powered by 24/7 renewables in $6bn deal
    • Intersect Power orders 2.4 GW of First Solar modules for its solar, storage and green hydrogen projects
    • ‘We prefer liquid hydrogen for trucks’ | Daimler begins test of LH2 prototype with aim to sell 1,000km-range lorries by 2030
    • Shell sets up venture to build Shanghai hydrogen refuelling network
    • Port of Amsterdam: H2Ships project proceeds with hydrogen ship construction
    • GTT makes advances on liquefied hydrogen carrier designs
GERMANY
  • BMWK startet Diskussionsprozess zu flächendeckender kommunaler Wärmeplanung
  • Erste Regelungen des neuen EEG 2023 treten in Kraft: Vorfahrt für erneuerbare Energien und mehr Vergütung für Solarstrom
  • Lagebericht der Bundesnetzagentur zur Gasversorgung in Deutschland
  • Situationsbericht Lage der Gasversorgung in Deutschland (Stand 01.08.22; 13 Uhr)
  • Situationsbericht Lage der Gasversorgung in Deutschland (Stand 29.07.22; 13 Uhr)
  • BDI zur Gasumlage: Dringend mehr Klarheit in Kostenfrage notwendig
  • Ingbert Liebing (VKU) zur Umlage nach § 26 EnSiG: leider notwendig aber nur die zweitbeste Lösung

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