RS to produce 7,666.33 GWh of electricity in 2017 – Bosnia and Herzegovina, 27 January 2017

According to the energy balance of the Republic of Srpska (RS), 7,666.33 GWh of electricity should be produced in 2017. Coal production in 2017 should amount to 6,620,800 tons (4,801,500 tons of lignite and 1,819,300 tons of brown coal), while most of the produced coal should be used for electricity production. Energy balance also envisages […]

Three companies requested permits for SHPPs on Drin, Selce rivers – Albania, 27 January 2017

Albanian Ministry of Industry and Energy announced that three companies have requested permits for the construction of three small hydropower plants (SHPP) with power output of 2 MW each on Drin and Selce rivers. E.B.S. Konstruksion, Selca Energji and W.T.S.-ENERGJI are the three companies in question. Tirana-based E.B.S. Konstruksion was established in July 2016 and […]

NIS Petrol started exploration drillings in western Romania – Romania, 26 January 2017

Canadian oil and gas company East West Petroleum announced that its partner in EX-7 Periam block – Serbian company NIS Petrol, which is owned by Russian GazpromNeft, has started drilling operations in this block in western Romania. A press release from East West Petroleum said that the drillings on the first well in EX-7 Periam […]