KEY POINTS: How will Spain tackle rising electricity prices?
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KEY POINTS: How will Spain tackle rising electricity prices?

On Tuesday, the Spanish government approved a raft of measures to help reduce the ever-increasing electricity bills that those in Spain have been facing in recent months. Here's how they plan to do it and what measures will be in place going forward.

How to check your electricity consumption in real time in Spain
Spain

How to check your electricity consumption in real time in Spain

Spain’s government feels heat over sky-high electricity prices
Spain

Spain’s government feels heat over sky-high electricity prices

Why is electricity in Spain more expensive than ever?
Spain

Why is electricity in Spain more expensive than ever?

Why is everyone talking about electricity in Sweden?
Sweden

Why is everyone talking about electricity in Sweden?

Mining bitcoin uses more energy than Denmark: study
Denmark

Mining bitcoin uses more energy than Denmark: study

EXPLAINED: How to apply for a discount on your Spanish electricity bill
Spain

EXPLAINED: How to apply for a discount on your Spanish electricity bill

German electricity prices ‘among the highest in the world’
Germany

German electricity prices ‘among the highest in the world’

Entire island of Tenerife hit by power cut
Spain

Entire island of Tenerife hit by power cut

Why your Swedish electricity bill might be higher than usual this month
Sweden

Why your Swedish electricity bill might be higher than usual this month

Why electricity prices are set for record lows throughout 2020 in Sweden
Sweden

Why electricity prices are set for record lows throughout 2020 in Sweden

Why electricity prices are so low in Sweden right now
Sweden

Why electricity prices are so low in Sweden right now

German Advent word of the day: Der Lichterglanz
Germany

German Advent word of the day: Der Lichterglanz

Inside Switzerland’s Beznau, Europe’s oldest nuclear power plant
Switzerland

Inside Switzerland’s Beznau, Europe’s oldest nuclear power plant

Tenerife suffers massive power cut leaving 1 million people in the dark
Spain

Tenerife suffers massive power cut leaving 1 million people in the dark

Why are electricity prices in France set to jump (yet) again?
France

Why are electricity prices in France set to jump (yet) again?

Call to prevent power cuts in poorest German households
Germany

Call to prevent power cuts in poorest German households

Sweden to double wind energy production in next four years
Sweden

Sweden to double wind energy production in next four years

My pain in Spain: One woman’s frustrating battle for electricity in Barcelona
Spain

My pain in Spain: One woman’s frustrating battle for electricity in Barcelona

Friday meeting may spell end to coal-powered energy in Germany
Germany

Friday meeting may spell end to coal-powered energy in Germany

Here’s why your power bills are getting more expensive
Sweden

Here’s why your power bills are getting more expensive

Blackout: Stork leaves 3,000 French villagers without power
France

Blackout: Stork leaves 3,000 French villagers without power

Spain to build undersea power line in Bay of Biscay to ease energy woes
Spain

Spain to build undersea power line in Bay of Biscay to ease energy woes

Over 300,000 poverty-hit German homes have power cut off each year
Germany

Over 300,000 poverty-hit German homes have power cut off each year

Households across Spain braced for mammoth fuel bills
Spain

Households across Spain braced for mammoth fuel bills

French told to save power as cold snap threatens electricity supply
France

French told to save power as cold snap threatens electricity supply

Sweden just broke its wind power record by half a million kWh
Sweden

Sweden just broke its wind power record by half a million kWh

Venice just got its first electric waterbus
Italy

Venice just got its first electric waterbus

Did a ship’s anchor knock out power between the UK and France?
France

Did a ship’s anchor knock out power between the UK and France?

Electricity bills in Germany – how to keep your costs down
Germany

Electricity bills in Germany – how to keep your costs down

Why your electricity bill is about to jump up at New Year
Germany

Why your electricity bill is about to jump up at New Year

Nearly 3,000 left without power after winter storm hits Norway
Norway

Nearly 3,000 left without power after winter storm hits Norway

EDF finance chief quits over British nuclear plant plan
France

EDF finance chief quits over British nuclear plant plan

Germany demands France shut old nuclear plant
France

Germany demands France shut old nuclear plant

Swiss sue French over ‘dangerous’ nuclear plant
France

Swiss sue French over ‘dangerous’ nuclear plant

Pull the plug! Danes pay EU’s highest electricity prices
Denmark

Pull the plug! Danes pay EU’s highest electricity prices

Italy consumers to pay less for electricity in 2016
Italy

Italy consumers to pay less for electricity in 2016

Munching mouse sparks blackout in Sweden
Sweden

Munching mouse sparks blackout in Sweden

Sweden’s Vattenfall starts German sales

Sweden’s Vattenfall starts German sales

Swedish beaver knocks out power for thousands
Sweden

Swedish beaver knocks out power for thousands

French pensioner cuts off power to Spain

French pensioner cuts off power to Spain

Iconic Copenhagen street lamps up for sale
Denmark

Iconic Copenhagen street lamps up for sale

Malta ends power cuts with link to Italy
Italy

Malta ends power cuts with link to Italy

Swedish energy giant seeks German plant sale
Sweden

Swedish energy giant seeks German plant sale

Alpiq write-offs drive results into the red
Switzerland

Alpiq write-offs drive results into the red

Vattenfall curbs losses despite tough market
Sweden

Vattenfall curbs losses despite tough market

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Denmark

Denmark’s energy use hits 42-year low

Power price drop isn’t all good news
Germany

Power price drop isn’t all good news

Spanish energy group posts profits hike
Spain

Spanish energy group posts profits hike

Mild winter sees ten-year low in electricity prices
Sweden

Mild winter sees ten-year low in electricity prices

‘Energy giants out to kill off Spain’s solar sector’
Spain

‘Energy giants out to kill off Spain’s solar sector’

Tiny Canary hatches green energy plans
Spain

Tiny Canary hatches green energy plans

Wind energy chief slams ‘disastrous’ Spain
Spain

Wind energy chief slams ‘disastrous’ Spain

‘Smart’ power meters shock Spaniards
Spain

‘Smart’ power meters shock Spaniards

Energy bosses reveal 800km power link route
Germany

Energy bosses reveal 800km power link route

‘Hair-rising’ electric prices jolt Spaniards
Spain

‘Hair-rising’ electric prices jolt Spaniards

Brown coal muddies green energy goals
Germany

Brown coal muddies green energy goals

Planned 11% rise in power bills shocks Spain
Spain

Planned 11% rise in power bills shocks Spain

Bid to run Berlin’s energy on green principles fails
Germany

Bid to run Berlin’s energy on green principles fails

Violent storms hit south-eastern France
France

Violent storms hit south-eastern France

Germany pulls plug on solar subsidies
Germany

Germany pulls plug on solar subsidies

EU probes German electricity exemptions
Germany

EU probes German electricity exemptions

New technology turns leaves to coal in hours
Germany

New technology turns leaves to coal in hours

Germany still supports foreign nuclear power
Germany

Germany still supports foreign nuclear power

Munich blackout hits 450,000 people
Germany

Munich blackout hits 450,000 people

A third of trains ‘may be cancelled’ this winter
Germany

A third of trains ‘may be cancelled’ this winter

Power firm ‘spent €200m on Russian favours’
Germany

Power firm ‘spent €200m on Russian favours’

Hundreds of thousands have no electricity
Germany

Hundreds of thousands have no electricity

Electricity dealers put grid on brink of blackout
Germany

Electricity dealers put grid on brink of blackout

Consumers to lose out to energy-guzzlers
Germany

Consumers to lose out to energy-guzzlers

Customers wasting billions on electricity
Germany

Customers wasting billions on electricity

Germany may import Austrian energy in winter
Germany

Germany may import Austrian energy in winter

Power grid going increasingly nuclear-free
Germany

Power grid going increasingly nuclear-free

Ministry paper warns of looming power shortages
Germany

Ministry paper warns of looming power shortages

Germany can power itself, environment agency says
Germany

Germany can power itself, environment agency says

Most German households hit by electricity price rises next year
Germany

Most German households hit by electricity price rises next year

Green energy surcharges to spike next year
Germany

Green energy surcharges to spike next year

Greens: Consumers paying €1 billion too much for power
Germany

Greens: Consumers paying €1 billion too much for power

Nearly half of Germans say nuclear power stations should run longer
Germany

Nearly half of Germans say nuclear power stations should run longer

Electricity prices to rise for every fifth household
Germany

Electricity prices to rise for every fifth household

Germany’s largest solar park added to grid
Germany

Germany’s largest solar park added to grid

Germany opens first offshore wind farm
Germany

Germany opens first offshore wind farm

Energy company cooperation could curb consumer costs
Germany

Energy company cooperation could curb consumer costs

German electricity prices set to rise this summer
Germany

German electricity prices set to rise this summer

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Sweden

Power companies accused of price fixing

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Sweden

Companies quizzed over electricity prices

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Sweden

Northern Sweden set for wind power duel

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Sweden

Storm knocks out rail service

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Sweden

Sweden and Lithuania could link power grids

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Sweden

Electricity customers ‘must be paid back’

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Sweden

Fortum to appeal

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Sweden

Former defence minister to lead state electricity utility

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Sweden

Swedish power grid monopoly faces EU competition probe

Vattenfall to sell Swedish power grid: report
Sweden

Vattenfall to sell Swedish power grid: report

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Sweden

7,000 without power in western Sweden

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Sweden

Cold spell puts Swedish homes in the dark

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Sweden

Electricity prices soar as temperatures plummet

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Sweden

Winter chill means scorching electrical bill

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Sweden

Winter chill causes home heating headache

Pricey power threatens Swedish industry: CEO
Sweden

Pricey power threatens Swedish industry: CEO

Swedish electricity firms overcharge: study
Sweden

Swedish electricity firms overcharge: study

Minister: turn off lights to save on electricity bills
Sweden

Minister: turn off lights to save on electricity bills

Centre Party touts power price regulation
Sweden

Centre Party touts power price regulation

Swedish ‘underwater kite’ looks to make clean energy waves
Sweden

Swedish ‘underwater kite’ looks to make clean energy waves

Burning magpie causes major Swedish blackout
Sweden

Burning magpie causes major Swedish blackout

Hospital splashes cash on ‘electro-allergy’ room
Sweden

Hospital splashes cash on ‘electro-allergy’ room

Record rains dampened Swedish electricity cost
Sweden

Record rains dampened Swedish electricity cost

‘Nordics need 13,000 wind turbines’
Sweden

‘Nordics need 13,000 wind turbines’

France set for sharp rise in electricity prices
France

France set for sharp rise in electricity prices

Energy law sees City of Light set for dark nights
France

Energy law sees City of Light set for dark nights

France reconsiders stake in semi-state giants
France

France reconsiders stake in semi-state giants

Swiss dam fault kills thousands of trout
Switzerland

Swiss dam fault kills thousands of trout

Shock news: Electricity prices to drop
Spain

Shock news: Electricity prices to drop

Snow causes travel chaos in northern France
France

Snow causes travel chaos in northern France

Electricity bills in France set to rocket
France

Electricity bills in France set to rocket

Coalition seeks 24-year electricity freeze
Switzerland

Coalition seeks 24-year electricity freeze

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France

Electrician faces sack for not cutting off the poor

Pensioner arrested after trying to electrocute his wife
Austria

Pensioner arrested after trying to electrocute his wife

Slight energy price rise at start of 2014
Germany

Slight energy price rise at start of 2014

Merkel: I’ll fight probe on energy subsidies
Germany

Merkel: I’ll fight probe on energy subsidies

Green energy costs to spark bill rise
Germany

Green energy costs to spark bill rise

EU ‘could revoke’ green German energy rules
Germany

EU ‘could revoke’ green German energy rules

Electricity exports up despite warnings
Germany

Electricity exports up despite warnings

Germany exports ‘more energy than ever’
Germany

Germany exports ‘more energy than ever’

Household electric bills ‘billions too much’
Germany

Household electric bills ‘billions too much’

Vattenfall: households will pay for green power
Germany

Vattenfall: households will pay for green power

Offshore windpark plans buffeted by doubt
Germany

Offshore windpark plans buffeted by doubt

Swedes slam mobile operators in EU survey
Sweden

Swedes slam mobile operators in EU survey

Solar subsidies slashed
Germany

Solar subsidies slashed

Housing costs cause Swedish inflation spike
Sweden

Housing costs cause Swedish inflation spike

Electricity grossly overpriced, study finds
Germany

Electricity grossly overpriced, study finds