Tag: Dubrovnik

HPP Dubrovnik back online no sooner than January 2020 – Croatia, 26 September 2019

According to local media, Croatian state-owned power utility HEP is planning to put its hydropower plant Dubrovnik back in operation in January 2020, a year after the fatal fire at the facility. Local media claim that HEP’s internal documents read that the first unit of the power plant will be re Full article available for […]

HPP Dubrovnik is still out of operation – Croatia, 10 September 2019

Eight months have passed since the fire at hydropower plant Dubrovnik, in which three employees lost their lives, but it is still uncertain when the HPP, operated by state-owned power utility HEP, will be operational again. According to HEP, the final work is being done to clean the burned and fi Full article available for […]

Fire broke out at HPP Dubrovnik – Croatia, 10 January 2019

In the early morning hours of 10 January, a fire broke out in the tunnels of hydropower plant Dubrovnik, operated by state-owned power utility HEP. The fire was extinguished around noon. It is assumed that the cause of the fire is of technical nature, but thorough investigation will be conducted. Full article available for subscribers […]