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EC launched new initiative for coal regions in transition in Western Balkans – Region, 17 February 2021

The European Commission (EC) has launched a new initiative to help coal regions in the Western Balkans and Ukraine transition away from coal towards a carbon-neutral economy. Mirroring the successful EU Initiative for coal regions in transition, the newly established secretariat will deliver supp Full article available for subscribers of Energy NEWS service (PDF publications, energy news, analyses, […]

EC received complaints over Hidroelectrica’s electricity export ban – Romania, 18 February 2021

The European Commission confirmed that it has received complaints about the process of market liberalization in Romania and, at the same time, sent a letter to the Romanian authorities regarding the lifting of the export restrictions of electricity producer Hidroelectrica. In addition, the EC is Full article available for subscribers of Energy NEWS service (PDF […]

EC approved 2.9 billion euros state aid for battery projects – Region, 29 January 2021

The European Commission (EC) has approved, under EU state aid rules, a second Important Project of Common European Interest (IPCEI) to support research and innovation in the battery value chain. The project, called European Battery Innovation was jointly prepared and notified by Austria, Belgium, Cr Full article available for subscribers of Energy NEWS service (PDF […]