Norway set to reject proposal to exit GOs

Norway set to reject proposal to exit GOs

(Montel) A majority of parties in the Norwegian parliament will reject a proposal from the opposition Labour party that would have effectively pulled Norway out of the guarantees of origin (GOs) market, they told Montel on Tuesday. “We cannot support the proposal in...
Spain adds 6.5 GW of green capacity in 2019 – TSO

Spain adds 6.5 GW of green capacity in 2019 – TSO

(Montel) Spain saw 6.5 GW in new power capacity from renewable sources come online last year, TSO Red Electrica said on Thursday. The country added nearly 4 GW in solar capacity, 2.3 GW in wind and 162 MW in other renewable technologies, the TSO said in a statement....
Poland targets 2021 for new onshore wind rules

Poland targets 2021 for new onshore wind rules

(Montel) The Polish government aims to ease restrictions for onshore wind projects, with the new rules to take effect from January 2021. Currently, onshore wind farms in Poland must be built arround 1.5 kilometres away from homes, a rule in which some have criticised...
Nordic Elcert issuance hits record 4.2m in December

Nordic Elcert issuance hits record 4.2m in December

(Montel) The issuance of Swedish-Norwegian Elcerts rose 43% month on month to a record 4.2m certificates in December, energy regulator data showed on Wednesday. The previous record had been 3.9m certificates, set in March 2019. Wind power plants received a record 2.8m...