Tag: environmental

Construction license for SHPP Grza annulled – Serbia, 03 January 2020

The municipality of Paracin has annulled the decision to build a small hydropower plant (SHPP) on the Grza river, after the non-governmental organization launched the campaign against the SHPP construction a year ago. At the same time, environmental organizations managed to suspend the developmen Full article available for subscribers of Energy NEWS service (PDF publications, […]

Turkey closes TPPs which haven’t installed flue gas filters – Turkey, 02 January 2020

As of 1 January, Turkish authorities have completely closed five coal-fired thermal power plants and partially closed one for failure to comply with the requirement to install filters to prevent the release of harmful gases. Turkish Minister of Environment Murat Kurum said that four out of seven Full article available for subscribers of Energy NEWS […]

Kalyon Enerji commissioned solar panel factory – Turkey, 16 December 2019

Turkish Kalyon Enerji commissioned a manufacturing facility for solar ingots, cells and panels in Ankara. The integrated facility will make 500 MW of photovoltaic panels annually. Kalyon will use panels made at the plant for a 1 GW solar project in the Karapinar district. In March 2017, the Tu Full article available for subscribers of […]