Why did Sweden’s oil power plant start up in the middle of summer?

Why did Sweden’s oil power plant start up in the middle of summer?

A Swedish oil power plant started running again this week, despite electricity consumption usually being low in mid-summer.

Wanted in Sweden: Manure from hundreds of horses to heat homes

Wanted in Sweden: Manure from hundreds of horses to heat homes

How a group of Stockholm students hope to provide electricity in rural Tanzania

How a group of Stockholm students hope to provide electricity in rural Tanzania

Why Ikea is buying a wind farm… in Canada

Why Ikea is buying a wind farm… in Canada

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

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

Lights go out as huge power cut hits capital

Lights go out as huge power cut hits capital

Swedish firm to fund huge Danish wind project

Swedish firm to fund huge Danish wind project

Sweden must push harder for a green planet

Sweden must push harder for a green planet

Scrap nuclear power in Sweden: Social Democrat

Scrap nuclear power in Sweden: Social Democrat

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Earth, Wind and Fire

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Petrol up – slow down

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Current affairs

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Gone fission: Sweden to close nuclear power plant

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Nuclear out, wind in (no matter what the people say)

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Households and businesses told to save energy

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Munching Swedish beaver causes blackout

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Nuclear power plant’s future in limbo

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OECD ministers “worried by oil prices” – Persson

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Vattenfall invests in CO2-free coal power

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Bomb suspect held by police

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Vattenfall plans Northern Europe’s biggest wind farm in Baltic

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Nuclear reactor shuts down after thirty years

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Sweden opens petrol reserves

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All aboard world’s first biogas train

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Sweden pays 4.1bn kronor for nuclear reactor closure

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Wind power investment surges

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Swedish commission aims to break oil dependency

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State-owned companies’ profits soar

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Swedes oppose turning off nuclear power early

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Electricians’ strike threatens broadband and TV

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Persson in Georgia energy talks

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Swedish firm plans world’s biggest biogas plant

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ABB to upgrade Swedish nuclear facility

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Most Swedes favour nuclear power

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Liberals drop nuclear demand

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Alliance agrees to keep nuclear

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Sweden ‘will reduce oil dependency’

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Ethanol sales shoot up

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Left Party demands nuclear shutdown

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Forsmark ‘could restart soon’

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Large wind farm for Halland

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Swedish concern over Baltic gas pipeline

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E.On ponders nuclear option in Lithuania

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Nuclear watchdog blocks Forsmark restart

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Olofsson backs wind power

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Sweden ‘one of world’s worst polluters’

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Reinfeldt: climate a top priority

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Swedish security concern over Russian pipeline

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Swedish nuclear reactor back online after fire

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Reinfeldt expects historic climate agreement at EU summit

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9,000 dead chickens to warm Umeå

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Chamber of Commerce calls for more nuclear energy

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Tethys targets Gotland for oil

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Swedish PM to meet Bush in May for energy talks

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Swedish drivers turn to ethanol

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Building wind farms ‘must be made easier’

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Sweden forges energy links with Michigan

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Brazil’s Lula arrives in Sweden for state visit

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Gothenburg firm makes car fuel from kitchen waste

Alternative route for Russian pipeline ‘should be considered’

Alternative route for Russian pipeline ‘should be considered’

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Russia-led pipeline consortium rejects Swedish criticism

‘Millions of barrels of oil in Swedish waters’

‘Millions of barrels of oil in Swedish waters’

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Nuclear reactors given 38 more years to live

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Former defence minister to lead state electricity utility

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Swedish hybrid car research moves into high gear

Plans for Sweden’s largest wind farm move ahead

Plans for Sweden’s largest wind farm move ahead

Men use more energy than women: study

Men use more energy than women: study

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‘Change property tax to green building tax’

Germany irked by Wood’s energy critique

Germany irked by Wood’s energy critique

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Vattenfall to power electric car tests

Sweden won’t hasten pipeline approval

Sweden won’t hasten pipeline approval

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Nord Stream gift prompts bribery probe

What does Sweden have against rational Nordic energy solutions?

What does Sweden have against rational Nordic energy solutions?

Sweden set to break wind farm record

Sweden set to break wind farm record

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Baltic states agree on Sweden power link

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Vattenfall takeover of Dutch utility wins shareholder approval

Demand soars for Swedish solar panel subsidies

Demand soars for Swedish solar panel subsidies

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Merkel attacks Vattenfall over reactor

Ministers meet in Sweden to spar over EU energy targets

Ministers meet in Sweden to spar over EU energy targets

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Wave power plant planned for west coast

Vattenfall wins joint bid to build world’s biggest wind farm

Vattenfall wins joint bid to build world’s biggest wind farm

Sweden plans 2,000 wind turbines

Sweden plans 2,000 wind turbines

Sweden welcomes army of wind turbines

Sweden welcomes army of wind turbines

Vattenfall invests in North Sea wind farm

Vattenfall invests in North Sea wind farm

WikiLeaks servers could fire up Stockholm church

WikiLeaks servers could fire up Stockholm church

Minister: turn off lights to save on electricity bills

Minister: turn off lights to save on electricity bills

Centre Party touts power price regulation

Centre Party touts power price regulation

Swedes pay more for electricity than Nordic neighbours

Swedes pay more for electricity than Nordic neighbours

BP head Svanberg defends deep sea drilling

BP head Svanberg defends deep sea drilling

Japan blasts reignite Swedish nuke debate

Japan blasts reignite Swedish nuke debate

More Swedes favour nuclear phase out: poll

More Swedes favour nuclear phase out: poll

Svanberg defends BP over Gulf oil spill

Svanberg defends BP over Gulf oil spill

Swedish ‘underwater kite’ looks to make clean energy waves

Swedish ‘underwater kite’ looks to make clean energy waves

Vattenfall ‘may gain’ from German nuclear move

Vattenfall ‘may gain’ from German nuclear move

Vattenfall ‘worst’ nuclear power firm in Europe

Vattenfall ‘worst’ nuclear power firm in Europe

Vattenfall suing Germany over nuke phaseout

Vattenfall suing Germany over nuke phaseout

Löfven ready to negotiate over nuclear power

Löfven ready to negotiate over nuclear power

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Sweden to reject Denmark’s climate plans

Swedish opposition to nuclear energy on the up

Swedish opposition to nuclear energy on the up

Sweden facing need to import garbage

Sweden facing need to import garbage

Vattenfall blows life into Europe wind projects

Vattenfall blows life into Europe wind projects

Vattenfall sues Germany over nuke power move

Vattenfall sues Germany over nuke power move

Cracks found in Swedish nuclear waste pools

Cracks found in Swedish nuclear waste pools

Sweden’s EQT buys ailing German waste firm

Sweden’s EQT buys ailing German waste firm

Sea water shutters Swedish nuclear reactor

Sea water shutters Swedish nuclear reactor

‘Nordics need 13,000 wind turbines’

‘Nordics need 13,000 wind turbines’

Vattenfall profits rise despite low energy price

Vattenfall profits rise despite low energy price

Swedish ABB to buy US green power firm

Swedish ABB to buy US green power firm

Google to power data centre with Swedish wind

Google to power data centre with Swedish wind

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Reinfeldt welcomes EU climate change unity