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October 2, 2017

Small portion of public funds dedicated to upgrading buildings in Central, Eastern and South-Eastern Europe 

Only 3 percent of the public funds that could be used to support energy-efficiency investments in the Central, Eastern and South-East Europe are dedicated to upgrading buildings. This shows that…

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October 2, 2017

Exploring regional and SEE economies’ Assessments of BIMR Baseline

Prepared by Azra Velagić-Hajrudinović and Jelena Peruničić, GIZ ORF-BD Biodiversity Information Management and Reporting (BIMR) project ORF-BD conducted several assessments on biodiversity information management and reporting in the past year….

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September 29, 2017

Central and South-Eastern European countries expand cooperation in energy sector

Central and South-Eastern European countries, including 9 EU Member States and 8 Energy Community Contracting Parties, have expanded their cooperation in the field of energy under the CESEC initiative to…

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September 25, 2017

Islands show great renewable energy potential, EU forum said

The EU islands have enormous potential to benefit from the clean energy transition and become front runners in it, the participants of the inaugural Clean Energy for EU Islands forum…

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September 23, 2017

Towns and cities invited to apply for European Mobility Week Award 2017

Towns and cities which have participated in raising awareness of sustainable mobility in Europe this week, are invited to apply for the European Mobility Week Award. The award aims to…

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September 22, 2017

Mobility Week 2017 marked across Western Balkan region

Events for the European Commission’s traditional European Mobility Week were organized across the continent including the countries of the Western Balkans which have participated in the mobility week for the…

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September 21, 2017

IRENE project: upgrading of public lighting through cross-border cooperation

Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina and Montenegro have launched IRENE project aimed to promote sustainable use of natural resources. The project, which is mostly financed by European IPA funds for cross-border…

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September 19, 2017

WWF launches Nature for People initiative/platform in SEE

The World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF Adria), an important regional partner of the GIZ Open Regional Fund for South-East Europe – Biodiversity (ORF-BD), has launched a new regional initiative…

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September 14, 2017

Stricter emission standards more effective in decarbonisation than ETS

Peter Vajda, Environmental Expert at the Energy Community Secretariat, explains in an interview for the Balkan Green Energy News how the recently adopted stricter standards for large combustion plants will…

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September 13, 2017

Germany asks Energy Community to help resolve dispute between EMS and KOSTT

The German government has requested the Energy Community Secretariat’s Dispute Resolution and Negotiation Center to facilitate negotiations between Serbia and Kosovo on the long-standing dispute between their transmission system operators…

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September 11, 2017

Call for consultancy services to upgrade energy efficiency in Ionian Adriatic macro-region

The European Commission has published a call for consultancy services in the field of energy efficiency and renewables that will help reduce energy poverty in the Ionian Adriatic macro-region. The…

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September 5, 2017

Energy Community Climate Action Group defines pathway to meet climate change challenges

The first meeting of the Energy Community (EnC) Climate Action Group was held today, after its establishment more then two months ago. At the meeting, co-chairs of the group were…

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