TANAP gas pipeline officially inaugurated – Turkey, 12 June 2018

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Azeri President Ilham Aliyev inaugurated the Trans-Anatolian (TANAP) gas pipeline in the town of Eskisehir in central Turkey. Serbian President Aleksandar Vucic, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko, and Turkish Cypriot President Mustafa Akıncı attended the inaugural ceremony for the pipeline, which will play a key role in maintaining the energy […]

Romania could produce over 30 % of electricity from RES by 2030 – Romania, 12 June 2018

Vice President of the National Regulatory Authority for Energy (ANRE), Zoltan Nagy-Bege said that Romania could set a target of 31-32 % of electricity produced from renewable energy sources (RES) by 2030, much higher than current target for 2020 – 24 %. Nagy-Bege said that the clean energy legislation package for all Europeans is discussed […]

Electricity consumption increased by 2.9 % in the first four months of 2018 – Romania, 12 June 2018

According to the data published by the National Institute for Statistics (INS), electricity consumption in Romania in the first four months of 2018 amounted to 19.1 TWh, which is 2.9 % more compared to the same period last year. The data show that industrial electricity consumption reached 15.14 TWh, which is 6.8 % more compared […]