Tag: CO2

Energy Mines Federation calls for banning electricity imports from non-EU countries – Romania, 20 March 2020

Romanian Federation of Energy Mines, a trade union federation representing the activity from energy, oil, gas and mining sectors sent an open letter to Romanian Government asking to stop the import of electricity from non-EU countries. The letter states that the Federation, which represents t Full article available for subscribers of Energy NEWS service (PDF […]

Electricity price could rise again due to CO2 taxation – Serbia, 21 February 2020

Director of the Energy Community Secretariat Janez Kopac said that the price of electricity in Serbia will have to increase because coal-based electricity production is getting more expensive due to the taxation of CO2 emissions. Kopac noted that the prices of electricity has always been politica Full article available for subscribers of Energy NEWS service […]

Bulgarian Trade Unions will protest against the EU Green Deal – Bulgaria, 14 February 2020

The Confederation of Independent Trade Unions in Bulgaria (CITUB) and the Podkrepa Workers Union declared their readiness to start a series of protests against the so-called European Green Deal. The trade unions are not against making the economy greener, but not with this intensity and time span. Full article available for subscribers of Energy NEWS […]