News Digest Item
02 Aug 2017

“Revolution in the energy industry – attack from the digital world”


Established energy companies like E.ON and RWE could face a severe loss of power because of the digitalisation of Germany’s energy transition, while new contenders profit, write Jürgen Flauger and Franz Hubik in Handelsblatt. In a long article, Flauger and Hubik shed light on how the German energy industry “faces a digital shock” that would break up the traditional market.

Read the article (behind paywall) in German here.

For background, read the CLEW dossier The digitalisation of the Energiewende.

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