Last year the Netherlands generated 10 percent more energy from renewable sources than in the year before, Statistics Netherlands reported on Friday. Despite this increase, the Netherlands is still far from its goal to be CO2-neutral by 2050.
The round-up of some of this year’s most noteworthy events and news stories.
The round-up of some of this week’s most noteworthy events and news stories features: the violent autumn storm that passed over The Netherlands, two dead by fire in wind turbine, top Dutch baseball players, violence against gay people in Vondelpark, and the death of Bonfire.
A wind turbine caught fire Tuesday afternoon in Ooltgensplaat on Goeree-Overflakkee. One person did not survive, another was still missing around 19:20h, according to the police