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Kosova e Re, ContourGlobal, Lluka, Energy Community, state aid

December 27, 2019

Lluka: Case for TPP Kosova e Re to be presented in Vienna on January 17

Amid looming deadlines in the controversial project for the construction of a coal-fired power plant, Kosovo* is preparing for a hearing with the Secretariat of the Energy Community. The international…

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Kosova e Re thermal power Energy Community

December 24, 2019

Energy Community challenges state aid to Kosova e Re

The Energy Community Secretariat said it has sent a so-called opening letter to Kosovo* with the intention to resolve the dispute regarding the backing for the project of a coal-fired…

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Budakova Bondcom KOSTT

December 17, 2019

Budakova wind farm’s developer inks supply deal with KOSTT

Transmission System and Market Operator (KOSTT) of Kosovo* has said it reached an agreement for the power that will be generated by the 15 turbines in a wind park planned…

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Bajgora wind EBRD loan finance

December 16, 2019

EBRD lends EUR 58 million for Bajgora – Kosovo’s biggest wind farm

Israeli-based Enlight Renewable Energy Ltd. secured half of the total required financing for its 105 MW Bajgora wind park in the municipality of Mitrovica. The European Bank for Reconstruction and…

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lignite thermal power plant

December 5, 2019

Renewables, power storage are Kosovo’s best choice: World Bank study

The most affordable strategy for the government in Prishtina would be to phase out coal-fueled power production, according to a previously unseen document that the United States–based Institute for Energy…

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OST

December 4, 2019

KOSTT, OST sign deal to establish Kosovo-Albania regulatory bloc

Kosovo’s* transmission system operator (TSO) KOSTT and Albania’s transmission system operator OST have signed agreement on establishing a regulatory bloc of energy system Kosovo-Albania, the KOSTT said in a press…

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November 4, 2019

KEK to get EUR 76 million grant to cut pollution from Kosovo B power plant

Kosovo* will receive a EUR 76 million grant from the EU’s Instrument for Pre-accession Assistance (IPA) for a project to reduce air pollution from the Kosovo B coal-fired power plant,…

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November 1, 2019

Most Read in October: Čibuk 1 wind farm, clashes on Mt. Stara Planina, IFC, Kosovo cooperation on solar project

The inauguration of the largest wind farm in the Western Balkans, the 57-turbine Čibuk 1, was number-one on our English-language Top 3 Most Read list for October. The Top 3…

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IFC solar PPP Kosovo

October 18, 2019

IFC to help Kosovo* design, tender its first solar PPP project

International Finance Corporation (IFC), a member of the World Bank Group, will assist the government, as transaction adviser, in defining the parameters and requirements to design and tender the first…

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renewable energy auctions Kosovo*

September 16, 2019

Consultant sought to help launch renewable energy auctions in Kosovo*

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has invited expressions of interest in providing it with consultancy services in order to support the Government of Kosovo* in developing and…

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June 24, 2019

KOSTT completes works on 110/10(20) kV Ilirida substation

Kosovo’s* transmission system operator (TSO) KOSTT has completed works on the 110/10(20) kV Ilirida substation with 110 kV underground transmission lines, according to a press release from KOSTT. The Ilirida…

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lignite thermal power plant

June 12, 2019

European Commission: Kosovo* continues to rely on lignite, some progress seen on renewables

Kosovo* has some level of preparation in the field of energy, but continues to rely on highly polluting lignite, according to the European Commission’s latest annual report, part of its…

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