Wind energy from the North Sea: Deutsche Telekom subsidiary PASM and EnBW sign power purchase agreement (PPA) for He Dreiht
PPAs support the energy transition
With over 26,000 employees, EnBW is one of the largest energy companies in Germany and Europe. It supplies around 5.5 million customers with electricity, gas, water as well as services and products in the areas of infrastructure and energy. The expansion of renewable energies is a cornerstone of the growth strategy and a focus of investment. By the end of 2025, more than half of the generation portfolio is set to consist of renewable energies. Furthermore, the expansion of renewable energies is an important part of EnBW’s Sustainability Agenda as the company heads towards climate neutrality by 2035.
EnBW has been actively involved in PPA matters in Germany from the very beginning: In 2019, the company signed the first PPA of its kind in Germany with Energiekontor. In December 2021, it announced the first power purchase agreement with Fraport AG for 85 megawatts of electricity from the “He Dreiht” offshore wind farm. Evonik followed with a total of 150 MW and Salzgitter with 50 MW.
Power & Air Solutions (PASM) is the energy supplier to the units and companies of Deutsche Telekom AG in Germany, with the core focus on the procurement, provision and supply of energy. PASM is committed to the sustainable expansion of renewable energy sources. Since its establishment in August 2004, PASM has guaranteed the availability of critical infrastructure systems in the information and communication technology (ICT) sector. A further focus of Power & Air Solutions’ activities is the highly specialized planning, configuration, installation and maintenance of customers’ ICT systems, complemented by extensive monitoring and incident management. PASM also performs the duties of metering point operator and meter service provider
Further information can be found here (www.pasm.de).