EUR 69 million of EU funds for water management projects in Slovenia

Photo: Pixabay


August 18, 2017






August 18, 2017





Almost EUR 69 million from the Cohesion Fund will be invested in new facilities to collect and treat wastewater in Slovenia, the European Commission announced.

The funds will be used to upgrade water management networks in Ljubljana and the towns of Medvode and Vodice, the European Commission said in a statement.

It added that 310,000 citizens living in the area will benefit from a modern and extended waste water treatment system.

The project includes the construction of 131 km of sewage networks.

This EU co-financed project will also contribute to protecting the groundwater and reducing pollution in the region.

Recently, the European Commission has announced that total of EUR 266 million from the EU Cohesion Fund will be invested in four major water infrastructure projects in Romania.

Croatia has as well secured total of EUR 225 million from the EU funds for eight water infrastructure projects.

Comments (0)

Be the first one to comment on this article.

Enter Your Comment
Please wait... Please fill in the required fields. There seems to be an error, please refresh the page and try again. Your comment has been sent.

Related Articles

Robert Golob movement wins Slovenia elections green economy

Robert Golob’s movement wins Slovenia elections with green economy pledge

26 April 2022 - Robert Golob and his Freedom Movement based the economic program on decarbonization and digitalization with renewables and nuclear power as energy pillars

EU Bulgaria recovery resilience EUR 6 3 billion grants

EU greenlights Bulgaria’s recovery, resilience plan

07 April 2022 - The EU is about to formally adopt a EUR 6.3 billion grant package for Bulgaria as the European Commission finally endorsed its recovery and resilience plan

Montenegro demands water, electricity from BiH, Croatia produced in Bileća lake

Montenegro demands Bileća lake water, electricity from BiH, Croatia

06 April 2022 - The Government of Montenegro has decided to initiate a procedure to determine its share of water and hydropower from the Bileća lake in BiH

World Water Day 2022 - increasing importance of groundwater

World Water Day 2022 – increasing importance of groundwater

22 March 2022 - Today is World Water Day and this year’s theme is Making the invisible visible, with...