EUR 6 million World Bank loan for energy efficiency

July 9, 2018

Montenegro gets EUR 6 million World Bank loan for energy efficiency

Montenegro plans to invest EUR 6 million in the implementation of energy efficiency measures at 18 health care facilities by 2023, as part of the Montenegro Energy Efficiency Project 2…

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July 4, 2018

Montenegro starts phasing out inefficient incandescent light bulbs

Montenegro has launched a phase-out of traditional filament incandescent light bulbs starting with the highest wattage – 100-watt conventional incandescent light bulbs and above, as part of a new legal…

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June 29, 2018

River flow regulation, sedimentation, renewable energy investment core of new project in the Drina River Basin

Bosnia and Herzegovina, Montenegro and Serbia have agreed to jointly investigate options for formalizing river flow regulation, occurrence of erosion and sedimentation, as well as ways to promote investment into…

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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 30, 2018

Montenegro gives up on waste incinerator option

The Montenegrin government has recently adopted a decision amending the state waste management plan for 2015-2020, eliminating an option to build a waste incinerator, though still allowing for smaller thermal…

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May 24, 2018

Montenegro seeks bids to develop 200-MW-plus solar project

Montenegro’s Ministry of Economy has invited bids for a 30-year lease to 6,621,121 square meters of state-owned land to design, build, operate, and maintain a solar plant with an installed…

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May 23, 2018

EPCG inks wind farm MoU with Austria’s Ivicom, feed-in tariffs not planned

Montenegro’s power utility Elektroprivreda Crne Gore (EPCG) and Austria-based Ivicom Holding have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) concerning the implementation of a project to build the Gvozd wind farm…

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Montenegro pays EUR 68.9 million to raise stake in power utility EPCG

May 18, 2018

Montenegro pays EUR 68.9 million to raise stake in power utility EPCG

The Montenegrin government has paid EUR 68.9 million to Italy’s A2A to increase its holding in power utility Elektroprivreda Crne Gore (EPCG) from 57.01% to 70.16%. With this move, Montenegro…

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May 8, 2018

Informal Green Parliamentary Group established in Montenegro

The School of Democratic Leadership in cooperation with the members of the Montenegrin Parliament established an informal Green Parliamentary Group with the support of the German organization GIZ (Deutsche Gesellschaft…

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Montenegrin Government to invite offers for solar plant project

May 8, 2018

Montenegrin Government to invite offers for solar plant project

The government of Montenegro said it would publish a tender for the leasing of land intended for the construction of a solar power plant in the Ulcinj municipality. A government…

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