August 10, 2017

Albania forced to import 80 percent of electricity due to drought

Albania has to import around 80 percent of electricity to cover consumption due to the exceptionally dry period and high temperatures, according to the media. The Albanian Power Corporation (KESH)…

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August 9, 2017

Project for more resilient water system in Tirana pending final review

The project for improvement of water supply in Tirana has passed concept review and is pending final review, the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) announced. Target board date…

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June 28, 2017

GIZ facilitates agreement on use of ENMA Soft energy management system in Kosovo and Albania

The GIZ Open Regional Fund for South-East Europe – Energy Efficiency (ORF-EE), in collaboration with GIZ bilateral projects Promotion of Energy Efficiency in Bosnia and Herzegovina and the Kosovo Energy…

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June 26, 2017

Albania launches procedure for electricity import due to drought

Albania has launched import procedure for 285,000 MWh 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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