June 14, 2018

Macedonia’s ELEM to shut down Oslomej coal-fired power plant

The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia’s state-owned electricity producer ELEM has decided to shut down its 125 MW Oslomej coal-fired power plant, with an installed capacity of 125 MW, according to…

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June 11, 2018

Macedonia opens public debate on draft waste management, waste prevention plans

The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia has launched a public debate on the draft new national waste management plan, envisaging the formation of the Environment Agency, and the draft waste…

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Western Balkans to experience temperature increase of 4C by end of century - study

June 8, 2018

Western Balkans to experience temperature increase of 4C by end of century – study

Regional Cooperation Council (RCC) has published a Study on climate change in the Western Balkans, showing alarming increase of temperature over the whole territory, with observed temperature increase of 1.2…

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May 29, 2018

Macedonia adopts new energy law, transposes Third Energy Package

The Macedonian parliament has adopted a new energy law transposing the Third Energy Package in a move rectifying breaches of the Energy Community Treaty. The new law restores the basic…

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Solar PV thermal panel plant opens in Skopje

May 28, 2018

Solar PV, thermal panel plant opens in Skopje

Pixel Group, in partnership with Solar Power, has unveiled a plant to produce solar photovoltaic (PV) and thermal panels in Skopje, the Macedonian media reported. This is the first such…

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May 22, 2018

Macedonia, Bulgaria ink MoU to develop regulatory basis for day-ahead market coupling

The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia and Bulgaria have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on electricity day-ahead market coupling, as part of plans to complete the coupling in the…

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May 14, 2018

Paper: Valuing biodiversity assets through ecotourism in SEE – trans-boundary region of Sharr/ Korab-Koritnik/ Mavrovo mountain areas

The working paper “Valuing biodiversity assets through ecotourism in South-East Europe – A review of the situation in and recommendations for the trans-boundary region of Sharr/ Korab-Koritnik/ Mavrovo mountain areas”…

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Macedonia to sign MoU with Bulgaria on coupling day-ahead markets

April 13, 2018

Macedonia to sign MoU with Bulgaria on coupling day-ahead markets

Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia’s government (FYROM) has accepted the proposed text of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on coupling the day-ahead electricity markets of the two countries. This initiative…

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Skopje subsidizing procurement of pellet stoves

April 12, 2018

Skopje subsidizing procurement of pellet stoves

The City of Skopje is offering subsidies to its residents for the procurement of pellet stoves, to encourage them to switch to a cleaner, more energy efficient heating solution, according…

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April 10, 2018

Government of Macedonia presented Draft Law on Energy

The Draft Law on Energy, which envisages full liberalization of the energy sector, will soon be submitted to the parliament, the Macedonian Government announced. Deputy Prime Minister for Economic Affairs…

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