North sea wind turbines

North sea wind energy to power German trains from 2026

North sea wind turbines Shutterstock / Peter Adams Photography

DB Group subsidiary DB Energie and the Karlsruhe-based energy company EnBW Energie Baden-Württemberg AG have concluded a Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) for green electricity. This long-term supply contract involves a new wind farm scheduled to begin operation at the end of 2025. With the amount of electricity supplied from this, the entire German railway power grid can be supplied for three days.

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Author: Emma Dailey

Emma Dailey is an editor at RailTech.com and RailTech.be.

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