Tag: Ascent Resources

Slovenia plans to ban high-volume fracking – Slovenia, 11 January 2021

Slovenian Government has drafted amendments to the Mining Law, under which high-volume fracking would be banned in Slovenia. The amendments also create conditions for low-volume fracking. This comes after several unsuccessful attempts by opposition parties to ban fracking altogether. The amendmen Full article available for subscribers of Energy NEWS service (PDF publications, energy news, analyses, […]

Record production at HSE’s power plants – Slovenia, 22 October 2020

Power plants operated by Slovenian energy company HSE achieved a record daily electricity production of 36.7 GWh on 13 October 2020. HSE operates two hydropower subsidiaries – Dravske Elektrarne Maribor (DEM) and Soske Elektrarne Nova Gorica (SENG), and coal-fired thermal power plant Sostanj. Thi Full article available for subscribers of Energy NEWS service (PDF publications, […]

Ascent sues Slovenia over Petisovci gas project – Slovenia, 10 September 2020

UK-based Ascent Resources said that, in July, it served Slovenia with a Notice of Dispute setting out its position on its unfair treatment in Slovenia and how its investment in the Petisovci gas field, which exceeds 50 million euros to date, has been damaged. This letter initiated a three-month Full article available for subscribers of […]