Tag: biogas

5 % less electricity produced from RES in H1 2017 – Slovenia, 9 August 2017

According to the data published by electricity market operator Borzen, electricity production from renewable energy sources (RES) in Slovenia in the first half of 2017 was 5 % lower compared to the same period last year. Slovenia has a total of 3,878 RES electricity production facilities with installed capapcity of 412 MW, which produced 514.7 […]

Turkey provides 420 million euros for renewables – Turkey, 19 May 2017

In April, Turkish Government has increased the amount of support paid for electricity produced under its Renewable Energy Resources Support Mechanism (YEKDEM) by some 145 million euros compared to the same month last year, currently reaching a total of 420 million euros. Under YEKDEM, about 4.2 billion kWh of electricity was produced from hydropower plants, […]

New support scheme to promote biomass, biogas and geothermal production – Romania, 26 April 2017

The Romanian Government has approved a new support scheme aimed to support investments for promoting electricity production from less exploited renewable sources – biomass, biogas and geothermal energy. The new support scheme will be valid until 2020 and total allocated funds amount to 100.6 million euros, 85 % of which is provided through the European […]