Tag: hydro

HSE is the largest producer of electricity from renewable sources in Slovenia – Slovenia, 31 March 2021

In 2020, the HSE Group power plants, the largest Slovenian electricity producer, produced 68 % of all electricity in Slovenia, being particularly successful in producing electricity from renewable sources. Hydropower plants, which operate under Dravske elektrarne Maribor (DEM) and Soske elektrar Full article available for subscribers of Energy NEWS service (PDF publications, energy news, analyses, […]

Small hydro producers concerned over proposed increase of water usage fees – Romania, 30 March 2021

The Organization of Renewable Energy Producers in Romania (PATRES) said that the new proposed water usage fee of 6.8 euros/MWh for all hydro-based producers of electricity is uncompetitive and discriminatory for the operators of small hydropower plants. According to amendments proposed by Romania Full article available for subscribers of Energy NEWS service (PDF publications, energy […]

Electricity consumption exceeds 9,200 MW due to low temperatures – Romania, 10 March 2021

Electricity consumption in Romania has exceeded 9,200 MW in the morning hours of Wednesday, 10 March, due to low temperatures across the country. According to data published by electricity transmission system operator Transelectrica, about a half of consumption was covered by renewable energy genera Full article available for subscribers of Energy NEWS service (PDF publications, […]