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 […]

Concession for SHPP Tribija awarded – Bosnia and Herzegovina, 24 May 2016

The Government of Zenica-Doboj Canton has adopted a decision to award the concession for the construction and operation of small hydropower plant (SHPP) oTribija which should be built on Tribija river in Vares municipality. The concession has been awarded for a period of 30 years to local company Energonova, while the plant will have installed […]