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September 9, 2016

Probe finds holes, profiteering in green power subsidies

The Audit Office of the Republic of Cyprus recommended to the state authorities to stop subsidizing the country’s wind farms to avoid further strain on the Renewable Energy Sources Fund and thus…

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CEB

July 22, 2016

CEB finances energy efficiency at University of Cyprus

Rolf Wenzel, governor of the Council of Europe Development Bank (CEB), signed a EUR 32 million loan agreement for the financing of extension and renovation work at the facilities of…

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Recom

July 15, 2016

Recom modules deployed in 11.9 MW project

Amur Leopard solar modules of 260 W produced by Recom have been deployed in the construction of a landmark 11.9 MW photovoltaic project in Cyprus. The multi-site development, which includes…

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residence

July 8, 2016

Presidential residence to have energy makeover

The proposal for an energy upgrade of the Presidential Palace in Nicosia is advancing on the implementation trajectory. The Electricity Authority of Cyprus (EAC) completed the proposal and sent it…

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CHP

July 6, 2016

Cuts in incentives to imperil biogas CHP plants

Changes expected to be introduced next year in the framework for the competitive electricity market can bring producers of electricity from biogas below breakeven. George Andreou, manager of Andreou Brothers…

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July 1, 2016

EBRD supports expansion of solar energy in Cyprus

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) said it is providing EUR 10 million in debt financing for the construction, development and operation of five photovoltaic parks with total…

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September 27, 2015

Oil belongs in the soil, environmentalists say

Friends of the Earth (FoE) Cyprus organised an event in Nicosia to highlight the upcoming Climate Summit in Paris by symbolically burying fossil fuels and saying: ‘Oil must be kept…

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May 7, 2015

Hopes on Australian solar technology for shifting from oil

Australian scientists have designed and installed solar energy technology in Cyprus to help the island nation shift away from fossil fuels and also tackle its chronic water shortages, The Guardian’s…

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April 16, 2015

University of Cyprus aims at energy autonomy

The construction of research park Apollo is going to start soon, and the project shall make the University of Cyprus autonomous in terms of energy, Famagusta Gazette said. One of…

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April 3, 2015

North Cyprus needs cable from Turkey, minister says

North Cypriot minister for environment and natural resources Hakan Dinçyürek pointed to the lack of variety in energy sources in the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus, a self-declared state officially…

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March 11, 2015

Smart energy solutions on the agenda at Cyprus conference

Experts discussed smart solutions to energy challenges in Cyprus on March 10, at a high-level conference in Nicosia, European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) said. The conference – Smart…

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February 24, 2015

RES fund to post a deficit

The Renewable Energy Sources (RES) Fund, financed by consumers through electricity bills, will post this year a deficit because of the power utility’s reduced revenues due to lower fuel prices….

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