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Paul-Georg Garmer, Senior Manager Public Affairs beim Übertragungsnetzbetreiber TenneT, und Dr. Maximilian Rinck, Experte für Strommarkt-Design bei der European Energy Exchange (EEX).

Blockchain technology – A game changer for the energy industry?

Answers by Paul-Georg Garmer, Senior Manager Public Affairs at the TenneT TSO, and Dr Maximilian Rinck, export for electricity market design at the European Energy Exchange (EEX). Find out more

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Illustration: Erneuerbare Energien, Stromnetz und Verbraucher unter einer Lupe

What exactly are "disadvantaged areas"?

Agricultural land that is hard to cultivate is classed as falling into the category of "disadvantaged areas". It is these areas that can now come in extremely useful when it comes to hosting solar farms. Read on to learn more. Find out more

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  • Agreement on the financing of the nuclear phase-out

    Federal Minister for Economic Affairs Brigitte Zypries and the boards of management of the energy companies have signed an agreement on the financing of the nuclear phase-out. This agreement has delivered long-term legal certainty for both the Federation and the companies (further information in German only).

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