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EUR 150 Mio support for a biomass and waste-fired cogeneration plant in Lithuania approved by the EC

09/19/2016
The state owned energy group of Lithuania is building a EUR 345 million biomass and waste-fired cogeneration power plant in Vilnius that will be supported by the EC by EUR 150 million.

One step towards decarbonisation in Romania

08/24/2016
More than 50% of electricity were provided by renewable sources on two consecutive days in August (Romania)

Turkey: 5 hydro power plants to be privatized

08/22/2016
The Turkish Privatization Administration (OIB) is awaiting offers for the privatization of five hydroelectric power plants by the end of September

Update of enerCEE maps

08/22/2016
Maps show total production of electricity and renewable production thereof. Time series were expanded to include the year 2014

Romanian government is trying to spur the green certificates’ market

07/18/2016
Support may be expected from the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD)

EBRD and IFC support expansion of renewable energies in Turkey

07/15/2016
Expected increase of renewables capacity

Austrian winner of the European Enterprises Climate Cup is fixed

07/15/2016
Windkraft Simonsfeld as outstanding enterprise in Austria, Denkstatt Bulgaria Ltd. and Uponor Latvia among the first three in the international competition

Installation of desulfurization equipment at coal fired power plant in Bosnia

07/13/2016
Investment is supported by Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems

Renewable energy target should be raised to 30% by 2030, suggests European Parliament

07/06/2016
The European Parliament is voting for an increase of the current 27% share of renewables in final energy consumption to 30 % by 2030

Poland’s renewable Act favors biomass and biogas with least support for wind and solar

07/06/2016
The new Renewable Energy Sources Act (RES Act) will replace the current quota system by an auctions-based scheme
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