Tag: TPP

EPS to invest 600 million euros in thermal and hydropower plants – Serbia, 8 May 2017

Director of Strategy at Serbian state-owned power utility EPS Aleksandar Jakovljevic said at the energy conference in Belgrade that the company plans to invest 600 million euros to increase the capacity of its thermal and hydropower plants. However, he did not provide a timeframe for this investment. Jakovljevic said that EPS is aware of Serbia’s […]

One third of EU’s coal-fired TPPs face closure – Region, 8 May 2017

According to the analysis published by the Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis (IEEFA), more than 1,000 thermal power plants, or about one third of the Europe’s coal-fired capacity, face costly air quality upgrades or even closure as a result of new EU emission limits. To comply with the new rules by 2021, utilities […]

Greece agreed to sell coal-fired TTPs and coalmines to open electricity market – Greece, 2 May 2017

Greek Ministry of Energy announced that the country has agreed to sell coal-fired thermal power plants and coalmines equal to about 40 % of total coal-fired capacity of Public Power Corporation (PPC). The agreement is a part of a bailout deal reached between Greece and its foreign creditors. Under the third bailout agreement signed in […]