The government wants to promote energy conservation and renewable energy. Old coal-fired power stations that pollute the environment will have to meet stricter requirements and more wind turbines will be built. This will make the Netherlands less dependent on coal, oil and gas, secure the energy supply and keep energy costs under control.
Compass for the subsoil
15-11-2016 | 10:53
The subsoil is important in the extraction of drinking water and energy, such as gas and geothermal heat. It is essential that...
Netherlands Offshore Wind Farm Borssele cheapest world wide
05-07-2016 | 18:00
The cost of building and operating the Borssele offshore wind farm is expected to be Euro 2.7 billion cheaper than previously...
Extraction of natural gas in Groningen reduced to 24 billion cubic metres
25-06-2016 | 14:18
Over the next five gas years, the extraction of natural gas from the Groningen field will be limited to 24 billion cubic metres...