June 15, 2017

Bucharest Sector 1 – thermal rehabilitation programme, #EUSEW2017 finalist

The northern part of Bucharest has undergone through important changes in the last couple of years thanks to the public project to improve the energy efficiency of buildings. With almost…

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May 5, 2017

EC taking Romania and Slovenia to Court of Justice for not fulfilling EU directives in waste management

The European Commission is taking Slovenia and Romania to Court of Justice of the EU for, in case of Slovenia, it failed to close and rehabilitate 28 illegal landfills which…

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April 5, 2017

Romanian Hidroelectrica not insolvent, IPO to follow soon

Hidroelectrica, Romania’s largest power producer is officially solvent, as stated in the final court decision. This move will enable stock-market trade with Hidroeletrica’s shares. Court’s decision is final, and it will…

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March 12, 2017

GreenWEEE invests EUR 8.5 million in new recycling plant and modernization of existing

GreenWEEE International will invest EUR 8,5 million to open a new plant in Campia Turzii, Cluj county for the recycling of electrical and electronic waste, and to modernize and enlarge…

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February 15, 2017

Romania to improve compliance with EU waste management legislation

Romania has to improve compliance with EU waste and urban wastewater legislations in order to meet the EU targets as the final deadlines set out in the Accession Treaty are…

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February 3, 2017

Enel: Romanian energy crisis will hit the renewables sector

The energy crisis in Romania will imminently hit the renewable energy sector, said Georgios Stassis, general manager of the power company Enel Romania. He warned that the young energy market…

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January 10, 2017

Quota for energy promoted through green certificates decreased

Mandatory renewable energy quota promoted through green certificates in Romania has been decreased by about one third by government decree. In 2017. the quota will be 8,3 percent of Romania’s gross final…

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January 3, 2017

Green Economy Financing Facility to start in Romania

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) will implement a new Green Economy Financing Facility in Romania with EUR 70 million, aiming to improve the energy efficiency of residential…

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December 22, 2016

New round of EIB loans for improving energy efficiency in Bucharest

Two projects for refurbishing the multi-family residential buildings in the Romanian capital of Bucharest received financial boost from the European Investment Bank. The European Investment Bank (EIB) said it  is…

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December 1, 2016

Romanian Hidroelectrica sees healthy profits, plans investments

Hidroelectrica SA has some bold plans for the coming years, as the state-owned hydropower company returned from the brink of bankruptcy to become one of the most profitable companies in…

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