Energo Top Story archive

25 April 2019, Week 16, Issue 957

Authorities in Bosnia’s Serb Republic territory have terminated concessions for the construction of seven small-sized hydropower plants (HPPs), citing violations of contractual terms.

18 April 2019, Week 15, Issue 956

Spanish gas and power concern Naturgy Energy has struck a deal to sell its Moldovan electricity business for 141 million euros (US$159 million) to a London-based venture capital group called Duet...

11 April 2019, Week 14, Issue 955

Romania is inching closer to finalising a development deal for two new reactors at the Cernavoda nuclear power plant (NPP).

04 April 2019, Week 13, Issue 954

Inter RAO dominated the first round of Russia’s extensive modernisation programme for ageing power stations, with its projects making up 60% of the total capacity selected.

28 March 2019, Week 12, Issue 953

Uzbekistan’s Ministry of Energy signed two deals with Turkish companies for the construction of two combined-cycle thermal power plants (TPPs) last week. Both of the facilities will use...

21 March 2019, Week 11, Issue 952

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) is funding a project to replace a polluting coal-fired power plant in the central Bosnian city of Zenica with cleaner gas-based capacity...

14 March 2019, Week 10, Issue 951

Bulgaria’s Energy Ministry has invited potential investors to submit bids for the construction of the Belene nuclear power plant (NPP).

07 March 2019, Week 09, Issue 950

Romania’s state-run Forecast and Strategy National Committee (CNSP) has kick-started the search for a partner for its planned pumped storage hydropower plant (PSHPP) at Tarnita-Lapustesti.

28 February 2019, Week 08, Issue 949

Lietuvos Energija’s electricity production unit has begun work on a pilot solar power project that will raise the generating capacity of the Kruonis pumped storage hydropower plant (PSHP).

21 February 2019, Week 07, Issue 948

Russian industrial group Rostec has teamed up with two state lenders to bankroll the construction of waste-fired power plants in the Moscow area.

14 February 2019, Week 06, Issue 947

Serbia aims to draft an auction-based model for renewable energy development by mid-2019, paving the way for the first project tenders to take place next year.

07 February 2019, Week 05, Issue 946

Bulgaria aims to begin the selection process for a strategic investor at its on-again, off-again nuclear power plant (NPP) project by the end of February.

31 January 2019, Week 04, Issue 945

Solarnet Investment, a subsidiary of Germany’s Joachim Goldbeck Solar, has brought a new solar power plant (SPP) on line in Saran, a city in Kazakhstan’s northern Karaganda region. The SPP has a...

24 January 2019, Week 03, Issue 944

Russia’s RusHydro faces fines for delaying the launch of a hydroelectric power plant (HPP) in the North Ossetia region bordering Georgia.

17 January 2019, Week 02, Issue 943

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has agreed to help finance the expansion of the Talimarjan thermal power plant (TPP) in Uzbekistan.