ALBANIA

Albania’s Electricity Imports Amount to EUR 38.5m in 2019 So Far

Date: 13.02.2019 Author: Peter Palčec
Albania’s Electricity Imports Amount to EUR 38.5m in 2019 So FarPhoto: Andreja Krašna

Since the beginning of 2019, Albania has spent more than a EUR 1 million per day on electricity imports, reported Serbia-energy.eu. The Albanian state-owned power distribution system operator (DSO),

Four Potential Groups of Investors for Development of Albania’s Velca Block

Date: 12.02.2019 Author: Tanja Srnovršnik
Four Potential Groups of Investors for Development of Albania’s Velca BlockPhoto: Tanja S. Volarič

Canada’s Pennine Petroleum Corporation is working hard to secure investors as it moves toward drilling activities in Albania’s Velca Block, said the company’s CEO, N. Desmond Smith, on Monday.

Albanian LM Energy Corporate Applies for Building Permit for 50 MW Solar Park

Date: 07.02.2019 Author: Peter Palčec
Albanian LM Energy Corporate Applies for Building Permit for 50 MW Solar ParkPhoto: Gorenje Solar

The Albanian company LM Energy Corporate has applied for a building permit for a solar power park in Sheq Marinas, with an installed capacity of 50 MW, states a press release from the Albanian

Albanian Regulator Rejects Violation of Tender for KESH’s Surplus Electricity Sale

Date: 06.02.2019 Author: Peter Palčec
Albanian Regulator Rejects Violation of Tender for KESH’s Surplus Electricity SalePhoto: Andreja Krašna

After three months of delay, the Albanian energy regulator, ERE, has finally submitted an answer to the Energy Community (EnC) Secretariat on whether the tender rules for the sale of electricity in

Albania to Review Its Strategy for Construction of Small HPPs

Date: 04.02.2019 Author: Peter Palčec
Albania to Review Its Strategy for Construction of Small HPPsPhoto: Alenka Žumbar

Belinda Balluku, Albania’s Energy and Infrastructure Minister, has said that she wants to make the environment central to national policy and to study whether the government’s small hydropower

Could the EU Introduce a Carbon Tax in the Western Balkans?

Date: 01.02.2019 Author: Peter Palčec
Could the EU Introduce a Carbon Tax in the Western Balkans?Photo: Pixabay

David Žarković, the head of electricity trade department of the Serbian state-owned power utility Elektroprivreda Srbije (EPS), said that the EU could impose taxes on carbon emissions for

Albania’s KESH Appoints New Director

Date: 28.01.2019 Author: Alenka Žumbar
Albania’s KESH Appoints New DirectorPhoto: Roman Peklaj

The Albanian power utility, KESH, has appointed Benet Beci as its new director. Beci will replace Agron Hetojën in this position. This appointment was made by Belinda Balluku, who officially took

Albanian PM: There are Huge Gas and Oil Reserves in Shpirag

Date: 25.01.2019 Author: Tanja Srnovršnik
Albanian PM: There are Huge Gas and Oil Reserves in ShpiragPhoto: Tanja S. Volarič

The British-Dutch oil and gas company Shell has indicated that there are huge oil and gas reserves in the southern Albanian region of Shpirag, wrote Albania’s Prime Minister, Edi Rama, on Twitter.

Albanian KESH Generates EUR 80m Profit, Doubles Power Production in 2018

Date: 23.01.2019 Author: Tanja Srnovršnik
Albanian KESH Generates EUR 80m Profit, Doubles Power Production in 2018Photo: www.constructiibursa.ro

The Albanian power utility, KESH, ended 2018 with a profit of about ALL 10 billion (EUR 80.45 million), as a result of doubling power output compared to 2017 when the hydro situation was problematic.

Belinda Balluku Appointed Albania’s New Energy Minister

Date: 22.01.2019 Author: Tanja Srnovršnik
Belinda Balluku Appointed Albania’s New Energy MinisterPhoto: infrastruktura.gov.al

Belinda Balluku officially took over the role as Albania’s Minister of Infrastructure and Energy on 17 January, wrote the ministry on its website.

TAP Requests Gas Transmission Licence from Albania

Date: 18.01.2019 Author: Tanja Srnovršnik
TAP Requests Gas Transmission Licence from AlbaniaPhoto: TAP AG

TAP AG, the consortium engaged in construction of the Trans Adriatic Pipeline (TAP), has requested Albania’s energy regulator, ERE, to issue a licence for natural gas transmission, reported

Albanian OSHEE Reduces Distribution Grid Losses to 23.96% in 2018

Date: 17.01.2019 Author: Tanja Srnovršnik
Albanian OSHEE Reduces Distribution Grid Losses to 23.96% in 2018Photo: Carmen Mateescu

Losses in the Albanian power distribution grid decreased from 26.4% in 2017 to 23.96% in 2018, said the Albanian state-owned power distribution system operator (DSO), OSHEE, on Tuesday.

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