May 24, 2017

Apply for European Green Capital title and European Green Leaf awards

The European Commission has launched  today the competition for the 2020 European Green Capital and 2019 European Green Leaf Awards. For the first time, in order to celebrate the 10th year…

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May 20, 2017

Twelve projects shortlisted for EU Sustainable Energy Awards 2017

Twelve finalists have been chosen for this year’s EU Sustainable Energy Awards, which recognise outstanding innovation in energy efficiency and renewables. The Awards are a major part of the EU…

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May 16, 2017

Participants of the second Energy Community Summer School are selected

The Energy Community Secretariat in consultation with a network of academic and research institutions of the participating countries has selected the participants of the second edition of the Energy Community…

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May 11, 2017

Gemini commissions biggest North Sea offshore wind farm

The Gemini Offshore Wind Park was opened about 85 kilometers from the Dutch coast off Groningen in the North Sea in an area with average wind speeds of about 36…

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May 5, 2017

Internship program in sustainable energy systems at Penn State, USA

The Pennsylvania State University (Penn State), in association with the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE) Committee on Sustainable Energy, and in partnership with Danfoss Corporation, is seeking students and young…

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May 5, 2017

EPCG joining SEEPEX later this year just the first step in further integration with other power markets

Elektroprivreda Crne Gore (EPCG), national power utility company of Montenegro is currently preparing paper work to become member of SEEPEX, licensed Serbian power market operator. CEO of SEEPEX Miloš Mladenović…

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May 3, 2017

Energy Community Sustainability Forum to tackle key energy and climate challenges

The Energy Community Secretariat in cooperation with the Balkan Green Foundation will launch the first edition of the Energy Community Sustainability Forum on June 9, 2017 in Vienna. The Sustainability…

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April 28, 2017

SEE capital cities agree to join forces for sustainable urban mobility

The GIZ Open Regional Fund for South-East Europe – Energy Efficiency organized the Meeting on sustainable urban mobility in Berlin, Germany from April 25 to 26. It featured an official…

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April 26, 2017

Findings of Drina river basin nexus assessment presented in Sarajevo

The third and final workshop on Water-Food-Energy-Ecosystems Nexus and the Benefits of Transboundary Cooperation in the Drina River Basin was held in Sarajevo. The need to coordinate efforts to prioritize…

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April 24, 2017

Residues reaching end of life cycle better development policy than burning high grade biomass fuel

Lukas Schirnhofer, CEO of Polytechnik, Austrian company and one of the world’s leading biomass to energy technology providers, reveals in an exclusive interview for the Balkan Green Energy News portal,…

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