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Unit 5 of Slovenia’s Šoštanj TPP Back Online

Date: 17.08.2018 Author: Ana Vučina Vršnak
Unit 5 of Slovenia’s Šoštanj TPP Back OnlinePhoto: Ana Vučina Vršnak

After just under 3 years and a completed ecological rehabilitation, unit 5 of Slovenia’s Šoštanj thermal power plant (TPP) once again began to feed power to the Slovenian grid on Thursday, 16

Unit 5 of Slovenia’s Šoštanj TPP to be Connected to the Grid This Evening

Date: 16.08.2018 Author: Peter Palčec, Tanja S. Volarič
Unit 5 of Slovenia’s Šoštanj TPP to be Connected to the Grid This EveningPhoto: Ana Vučina Vršnak

“Unit 5 is currently in operation for testing purposes on the generator and turbine systems by the company Siemens. After successful tests are concluded, the unit will be synchronised with the power

Pippa Gallop, Bankwatch: We Need to Stop Building New Fossil Fuel Infrastructure!

Date: 13.08.2018 Author: Andreja Šalamun
Pippa Gallop, Bankwatch: We Need to Stop Building New Fossil Fuel Infrastructure!Photo: Andreja Šalamun

While the major EU states have already set out a clear strategy for the swiftest possible transition to renewable energy sources and found many business opportunities along the way, the countries of

Study: Transition to Renewable Power Generation in Kosovo Viable

Date: 13.08.2018 Author: Tanja Srnovršnik Volarič
Study: Transition to Renewable Power Generation in Kosovo ViablePhoto: KEK

Energy transition in Kosovo is technically possible, given the country’s great potentials in wind and solar, as well as its excellent options for connections to Albanian hydropower. Based on

BiH: Ugljevik 3 TPP Power Capacity Reduced from 600 MW to 350 MW

Date: 13.08.2018 Author: Peter Palčec
BiH: Ugljevik 3 TPP Power Capacity Reduced from 600 MW to 350 MWPhoto: www.riteugljevik.com

The company Comsar Energy, owned by the Russian billionaire Rashid Serdarov, has asked Republika Srpska’s government to extend the concession granted for the construction and use of the Ugljevik 3

BiH’s Banovići Coal Mine Turns to Net Loss in H1 of 2018

Date: 13.08.2018 Author: Peter Palčec
BiH’s Banovići Coal Mine Turns to Net Loss in H1 of 2018Photo: Ana V. Vršnak

The Bosnian Banovići coal mine generated a net loss of KM 5.17 million (EUR 2.64 million) in the first half of 2018, while it generated a net profit of KM 650,671 (EUR 332,682) in the same period

JRC: 160,000 Jobs Could Be Lost in the Transition from Coal

Date: 08.08.2018 Author: Peter Palčec
JRC: 160,000 Jobs Could Be Lost in the Transition from CoalPhoto: Pozitivna Slovenija

A study titled ‘EU coal regions: opportunities and challenges’, published by the Joint Research Centre (JRC), which is the European Commission's science and knowledge service, stated that 160,000

Munich Re to Back Away from Coal Projects

Date: 07.08.2018 Author: Tanja Srnovršnik Volarič
Munich Re to Back Away from Coal ProjectsPhoto: Simona Drevenšek

Munich Re, the world’s biggest reinsurer, has announced that it will limit investments in coal-related projects. It will also no longer offer insurance for new power plants and mines which use or

GZS: Slovenian Energy Industry Records Highest Profits Since 2012 in 2017

Date: 30.07.2018 Author: Tanja Srnovršnik Volarič
GZS: Slovenian Energy Industry Records Highest Profits Since 2012 in 2017Photo: Roman Peklaj

Last year, the Slovenian energy industry recorded the highest profits since 2012, according to an analysis by the country’s Chamber of Commerce and Industry (GZS). Sales went up as much as one

Two French Insurance Companies Divest From German Utility RWE

Date: 25.07.2018 Author: Peter Palčec
Two French Insurance Companies Divest From German Utility RWEPhoto: Simona Drevenšek

After several European insurance companies including Allianz, AXA, Generali and SCOR decided to no longer invest in companies planning new coal-fired power plants, two French insurance firms, Macif

Bulgaria’s Varna TPP Expects to Earn Profit This Year

Date: 23.07.2018 Author: Ana Vučina Vršnak
Bulgaria’s Varna TPP Expects to Earn Profit This YearPhoto: Roman Peklaj

Bulgaria’s Varna thermal power plant (TPP) is expecting a positive financial result in 2018, according to a request made to the Energy and Water Regulatory Commission (EWRC) for the issuing of a

BiH: Half of Works on Ugljevik TPP Desulphurisation System Completed

Date: 23.07.2018 Author: Peter Palčec
BiH: Half of Works on Ugljevik TPP Desulphurisation System CompletedPhoto: www.riteugljevik.com

“The system for flue gas desulphurisation for Republika Srpska’s 300 MW Ugljevik coal-fired power plant (TPP) is worth around EUR 80 million. Almost 49% of the planned works on the system have

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