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CBAM will cut Balkan power exports in half by 2040 – study

Date: 21.01.2022 Author: Peter Palčec
CBAM will cut Balkan power exports in half by 2040 – studyPhoto: Roman Peklaj

The European carbon border adjustment mechanism (CBAM) will cut power exports from Western Balkan countries to the EU in half by 2040 if countries keep their lignite fleet and add new lignite units.

Lack of rainfall and high import prices may worsen Albania’s energy crisis

Date: 21.01.2022 Author: Montel
Lack of rainfall and high import prices may worsen Albania’s energy crisisPhoto: Fatos Bytyci

Albania may have a tough year ahead as it is facing the prospect of less water for its hydro power plants and increasing energy import prices, officials and experts told Montel this week.

Albanian regulator to license 50 MW Blue 1 solar farm

Date: 14.01.2022 Author: Montel
Albanian regulator to license 50 MW Blue 1 solar farmPhoto: Ana V. Vršnak

Albania’s energy regulator ERE has launched the procedure to award an operating licence to the 50 MW Blue 1 solar farm project near the Adriatic coast, it said after a board meeting late on

Albania’s Aga-Solar applies to build 150 MW solar farm

Date: 06.01.2022 Author: Montel
Albania’s Aga-Solar applies to build 150 MW solar farmPhoto: Ana V. Vršnak

The Albania-based Aga-Solar consortium has applied for permission to build a 150 MW solar farm on Albania’s Adriatic coast, according to a statement published on the energy ministry’s website this

Albania to add 66 MW of hydro capacity

Date: 05.01.2022 Author: Montel
Albania to add 66 MW of hydro capacityPhoto: Alenka Lena Klopčič

Albania’s National Territory Council (NTC), the central authority that oversees permitting procedures in that country, has green lighted the construction of 12 new hydro power plants with a total

Kosovo B coal plant to be fully operational again in late January

Date: 29.12.2021 Author: Montel
Kosovo B coal plant to be fully operational again in late JanuaryPhoto: Montel

Kosovo’s power utility KEK expects the 680 MW Kosovo B coal-fired power plant to become fully operational by 20 January, which should help the government reduce the power cuts it introduced a week

Albanian Kesh to start its 5.1 MW solar farm by year’s end

Date: 21.12.2021 Author: Montel
Albanian Kesh to start its 5.1 MW solar farm by year’s endPhoto: Ana V. Vršnak

Power utility Kesh said on Tuesday that its 5.1 MW solar farm installed at the Vau i Dejes hydro power dam in north-west Albania will start producing electricity by the end of this year.

Bosnia's power producers profit from soaring prices

Date: 13.12.2021 Author: Tanja Srnovršnik
Bosnia's power producers profit from soaring pricesPhoto: Energetika.NET archive

Bosnia and Herzegovina's power producers made record earnings from exports during the energy price surge, a stark contrast to some Western Balkan countries which had to declare a crisis, said the

Western Balkan countries commit to introduce carbon pricing by 2025

Date: 30.11.2021 Author: Peter Palčec
Western Balkan countries commit to introduce carbon pricing by 2025Photo: Ana Vučina Vršnak

The Energy Community contracting parties adopted the Clean Energy for all Europeans package and the decarbonisation roadmap on Tuesday, thereby committing themselves to introduce carbon pricing by

Western Balkans needs to introduce carbon pricing by 2025 – official

Date: 25.11.2021 Author: Peter Palčec
Western Balkans needs to introduce carbon pricing by 2025 – officialPhoto: www.caneurope.org

Western Balkan countries will have to introduce a carbon pricing system by 2025, Janez Kopac, outgoing director of the Energy Community Secretariat, told the news portal N1 on Wednesday.

Albania believes Vlora gas plant will increase energy security

Date: 19.11.2021 Author: Peter Palčec
Albania believes Vlora gas plant will increase energy securityPhoto: MzI

The commissioning of the Vlora gas-fired power plant is a priority for the Albanian government in ensuring the country’s energy security, reported the news portal Monitor.al on Thursday.

Western Balkans must urgently adopt carbon pricing – official

Date: 15.11.2021 Author: Peter Palčec
Western Balkans must urgently adopt carbon pricing – officialPhoto: Roman Peklaj

Western Balkan countries must introduce a carbon pricing system as soon as possible or they will lose precious funds for energy reforms, said Energy Community Secretariat director Janez Kopac on



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