Concession for SHPP Jabuka awarded – Bosnia and Herzegovina, 13 July 2016

The Prime Minister of Bosnian-Podrinje Canton (BPK) Gorazde Emir Okovic and the Director of the local company EKO-REM Mensur Pekmez have signed an agreement to award a concession for the construction small hydropower plant (SHPP) Jabuka on Kolina river near Ustikolina. The concession agreement envisages the construction of 700 kW facility with annual generation of […]

Public hearing on SHPP concessions open until 15 July – Montenegro, 4 July 2016

Montenegrin Ministry of Economy has called all interested parties to take part in public hearing on the Draft Concession Act for granting concessions for the exploitation of water flows for the construction of small hydropower plants (SHPP), which is open until 15 July. In its statement, the Ministry said that the aim of this public […]

Environmental permit for SHPPs on Ljuta river annulled – Bosnia and Herzegovina, 27 June 2016

The Sarajevo Cantonal Court has annulled the environmental permit issued by the Federal Ministry of Tourism and Environment and awarded to the Slovenian investor “Turbo-Institut” for the construction of small hydropower plants (SHPP) on Ljuta river in Konjic municipality. Legal battle of environmental activists against the construction of these SHPPs lasted over three years. According […]