June 19, 2018

Solar PV park developers file for arbitration against Romania

Ten developers of solar photovoltaic (PV) parks have filed for arbitration proceedings before the International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID) against Romania over the state’s changes to the…

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June 13, 2018

200,000 more electric vehicle charging stations planned in next 4 years

Romania intends to install 200,000 electric vehicle charging stations in the next four years, as part of efforts to boost its share of renewables for fuels used in road transport,…

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May 22, 2018

Romania deploys its section of 400 kV Resita-Pančevo electricity interconnector

Romania’s electricity transmission company Transelectrica has launched a double-circuit 400 kV electricity transmission line between Resita in Romania and Pančevo in Serbia, under an investment worth some EUR 18 million…

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Romania's prosumers are stuck - government doesn’t know how to tax the

March 30, 2018

Romania’s prosumers are stuck – government doesn’t know how to tax them

Even though Romania introduced the prosumers into legislation 10 years ago, there is still no fiscal regime that would address them. According to energy minister Anton Anton, the Ministry of…

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Romania opts for state aid for recycling industry

February 27, 2018

Romania opts for state aid for recycling industry

The Romanian Environment Ministry has included in its 2018 budget an amount intended to support the country’s recycling industry through a state aid scheme, the authorities have announced without specifying…

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Network of fast charging stations for electric vehicles in Romania and Croatia

February 21, 2018

Network of fast charging stations for electric vehicles in Romania and Croatia

The Romanian renewable energy company Renovatio and Croatia’s telecommunications services provider Hrvatski Telekom said that they will install the first 23 fast charging stations for electric vehicles in Romania by the end…

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Hidroelectrica launches tender for retrofitting of HPP Vidraru

February 20, 2018

Hidroelectrica launches tender for retrofitting of HPP Vidraru

Romania’s Hidroelectrica has launched the international public tender for the refurbishment of the hydro-power plant Vidraru. The estimated value of the project is EUR 78.98 million (without VAT), to which can…

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Romania eyeing security payment for recyclable packaging materials

February 14, 2018

Romania eyeing security payment for recyclable packaging materials

Romania could introduce a RON 2 (EUR 0.43) security payment for products packaged in recyclable materials if the project of the Ministry of Environment and Climate Change gets the green light….

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February 8, 2018

Electrica to invest EUR 190 million in energy efficiency and quality of services

Electrica Group, leader in electricity distribution and supply in Romania, has announced its plan to invest over EUR 190 million (RON 900 million) this year in rehabilitation and upgrade of the…

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Conference on financing energy efficiency on February 1, in Bucharest

January 17, 2018

Conference on financing energy efficiency on February 1, in Bucharest

Financing energy efficiency in Romania, Hungary and Bulgaria is the title of the conference to be held in Bucharest, Romania, on February 1, 2018, that will serve as a platform…

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