Lukoil and SOCAR plan to jointly invest in Turkey - Turkey, 15 August 2017  |  Electrica recorded lower profit in H1 2017 - Romania, 15 August 2017  |  Rompetrol Rafinare reported a loss of 7 million dollars in H1 2017 - Romania, 15 August 2017  |  HEP to cooperate with EDF on smart meters installation - Croatia, 15 August 2017  |  Bulgarian Stock Exchange to acquire IBEX for 2.7 million euros - Bulgaria, 15 August 2017  |  Government’s priorities in energy sector presented - Bulgaria, 15 August 2017  |  Tender for NPP Belene project privatization in early 2018 - Bulgaria, 15 August 2017  |  Gazprom expects no changes in key energy projects due to new US sanctions - Region, 15 August 2017  |  Biomass power plant to be built in Veliko Gradiste - Serbia, 14 August 2017  |  Oil production fell by 4.6 % in the first half of 2017 - Romania, 14 August 2017  |  Fondul Proprietatea to sell its stakes in Engie and Enel - Romania, 14 August 2017  |  Transgaz recorded increased profit in H1 2017 - Romania, 14 August 2017  |  ESO launched tender for 400 kV Burgas transmission line - Bulgaria, 14 August 2017  |  Strabag offering settlement for HPP Vranduk - Bosnia and Herzegovina, 12 August 2017  |  Turkey to upgrade old coal-fired power plants by 2019 - Turkey, 11 August 2017  |  Serbian households have the cheapest electricity in Europe - Serbia, 11 August 2017  |  Nuclearelectrica’s net profit significantly increased in H1 2017 - Romania, 11 August 2017  |  Romgaz recorded 190 million euros net profit in H1 2017 - Romania, 11 August 2017  |  Over 21.5 million euros collected from trading greenhouse gas emissions certificates in July - Romania, 11 August 2017  |  Electricity consumption decreased by 1.5 % in the first half of 2017 - Romania, 11 August 2017

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Domestic gas price for households will be liberalized as of 1 April – Romania, 30 March 2017

After weeks of discussing the possible postponement in implementing of the liberalization of domestically produced natural gas for household consumers, the Romanian Government decided to comply with the initial deadline – 1 April 2017. According to the statement from the Ministry of Energy, as of 1 April 2017, the acquisition price of domestic natural gas […]

TPP Kosova e Re construction will raise GDP by 2 % – Kosovo, 30 March 2017

Kosovo’s Minister of Economic Development Blerand Stavileci said that the planned construction of 600 MW coal-fired thermal power plant Kosova e Re is expected to rise Kosovo’s gross domestic product (GDP) by some 2 %. Minister Stavileci said in an interview that the construction of the new power plant, which is the largest energy project […]

CEZ conditionally sells 7.5 % stake in MOL – Hungary, 30 March 2017

Czech energy company CEZ has conditionally sold its 7.5 % stake in Hungarian oil and gas company MOL for about 498 million dollars. The statement from CEZ said that the final placing price determined via a bookbuilding process was 60.54 euros per share. The shares were conditionally sold by CEZ subsidiary CEZ MH, which will […]