June 26, 2017

Albania launches procedure for electricity import due to drought

Albania has launched import procedure for 285,000 MW of electricity for over one month period. The procedure was launched to overcome domestic production’s shortages provoked by the drought. Albania’s Energy…

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May 31, 2017

Albania published a tender for HPP Kalivac

The Albanian Ministry of Energy and Industry published a tender for the construction of the Kalivac hydropower plant on the river Vjosa and concession to produce power for the national…

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May 9, 2017

First waste-to-energy plant inaugurated in Albania

The Albanian Ministry of Environment has recently announced that the first EUR 26 million waste-to-energy (WtE) plant in Albania has been inaugurated in the city of Elbasan. This 2.85 MW…

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May 4, 2017

Soon auctions for solar power project in Albania with support of EBRD

Albania’s Minister of Energy and Industry, Damian Gjiknuri and EBRD Head of Albania, Matteo Colangeli signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) in the capital Tirana with the goal to stimulate investments…

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April 14, 2017

Joint projects of Serbian and Albanian companies in water sector

Milanović engineering company from Kragujevac, a city in the central Serbia and Albanian company Delia group, supported by Serbian Chamber of Commerce (PKS), signed a Partnership treaty in Tirana on…

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April 5, 2017

World Bank to support Albania’s energy projects further

The World Bank is eager to help Albania address constraints and overcome challenges in making the energy sector competitive and efficient and expanding integration with neighbours, the organization’s eight executive…

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March 30, 2017

Albanian government approves construction of first wind park project

The Government of Albania has approved this month the construction of a 12 MW wind farm to the Alb-Building construction company. The first wind park in Albania will be developed in…

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March 15, 2017

Energy Community Secretariat: Albania and Bosnia and Herzegovina still not compliant with energy efficiency rules

The Energy Community Secretariat sent Reasoned Opinions to Albania and Bosnia and Herzegovina, as the next step in dispute settlement cases launched in 2013 and 2014 respectively for non-compliance with…

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March 15, 2017

Rama accused of allowing import of 39,000 tons of toxic waste

Albanian Prime Minister Edi Rama was accused by the opposition of allegedly allowing import of 39,000 tons of toxic chemical waste, regional media have been reporting during last couple of months…

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February 20, 2017

Hungarian company interested in improving water and wastewater management in Albania

The Hungarian company Kristaly is interested in improving water and wastewater management and treatment in the municipality of Kukes, Albania. Wastewater treatment and sewerage service in this country continue to…

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