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Impose a Speed Limit on the Autobahn? Not So Fast, Many Germans Say

It seemed like a no-brainer: Lower Germany’s embarrassingly high carbon emissions at no cost, and save some lives in the process.But when a government-appointed commission in January dared to float the idea of a speed limit on the autobahn, the country’s storied highway network, it almost caused rioting. New York Times

18 MW lithium-ion battery in Switzerland in operation

With a storage capacity of 7.5 MWh the battery provides grid services for the grid balancing market, which is estimated 1,400 MW in Europa , 74 MW in the Netherlands , 603 MW in Germany, 47 MW in Belgium , 561 MW in France, 62 MW in Austria and 68 MW in Switzerland. ee news

tiko Energy – A smart Energy Management System

Several thousands of end consumer devices are connected to the tiko network, which is delivering energy and grid services across Europe. The platform allows to scale up to several million devices to be managed. tiko