Energy Community Ministerial Council sets vision for post-2020 climate and energy policy

December 15, 2017

Energy Community Ministerial Council sets vision for post-2020 climate and energy policy

The Energy Community Ministerial Council launched a process aimed at setting targets for renewable energy, energy efficiency and greenhouse gas emission reduction for 2030 in the Energy Community. In early…

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Reducing air pollution from TPPs in Western Balkans

December 14, 2017

Reducing air pollution from TPPs in Western Balkans could save thousands of lives

While ministers at the 15th ministerial council meeting of the Energy Community in Kosovo are expected to adopt new rules for emission limits for coal power plants in the Western…

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Launch of GIZ Regional Project on Sustainable Urban Mobility in SEE Countries

December 14, 2017

Launch of GIZ Regional Project on Sustainable Urban Mobility in SEE Countries

The GIZ Open Regional Fund for South-East Europe – Energy Efficiency (ORF-EE) launched its new regional project Sustainable Urban Mobility in South-East European Countries – SEE Cities Together towards Sustainable…

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December 12, 2017

Six big wind turbine manufacturers interested in NERO project in Romania

Six European wind turbine manufacturers – Vestas, Siemens Gamesa, Enercon, Senvion, Nordex and Lagerwe – responded to a tender call for 360 wind turbines in Romania. NERO Renewables company which…

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December 5, 2017

Energy Community chief to visit Kosovo, Serbia, Albania in December

Janez Kopač, Director of the Energy Community (EnC) Secretariat, will visit the parliaments of Kosovo*, Serbia and Albania in December to present the key findings of the Secretariat’s 2017 Annual…

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GIZ Interactive Platform

December 1, 2017

GIZ Regional Projects for Energy Efficiency and Biodiversity to launch Interactive Platform

Working on reforms in the areas of energy efficiency, climate change mitigation and biodiversity in South-East Europe, through the Open Regional Funds for SEE-Energy Efficiency (ORF-EE) and Biodiveristy (ORF-BD), the…

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December 1, 2017

Households in Serbia and Kosovo paid the lowest energy prices in Western Balkans

Households electricity prices in Serbia and Kosovo* are the lowest in the Western Balkans region, though both countries had the highest increase between the first half of the 2016 and…

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EEA Air QUality INdex

November 24, 2017

European Air Quality Index to show up-to-date quality of air

Since The European Environment Agency (EEA)  launched the European Air Quality Index, this online feature allows users to learn and understand more about air quality where they live and work,…

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November 23, 2017

Energy Community drafted Guidelines on introducing renewable energy auctions

The feed-in tariffs will be replaced by feed-in premiums (FIP), where the renewable energy producers will sell the electricity into the market and get a sliding premium on top of…

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November 20, 2017

WB6 Report: Projects for regional electricity market to start in November

The projects for the implementation of a regional day-ahead market and cross-border electricity balancing are expected to be kicked-off by the end of November following the finalization of the ongoing…

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