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TPP Craiova 2 coal-to-gas conversion to start in 2021 – Romania, 30 July 2019

Romanian Minister of Energy Anton Anton said that the Government plans to launch a project for the conversion of 200 MW coal-fired thermal power plant Craiova 2 into a gas-fired plant in 2021. According to Minister Anton, if launched in 2021, the works on the conversion should be finished in 2024 Full article available for […]

Romania to become huge electricity importer – Romania, 29 July 2019

According to the forecast made by consulting company ICIS, the prices on Romanian wholesale electricity market will rise above those in Hungary over the next decade, reversing a trend that has existed since 2014, when the spot markets of Romania, Hungary, Slovakia and the Czech Republic were coupled Full article available for subscribers of Energy […]

Transgaz and Itochu signed MoU on cooperation in large gas projects – Romania, 29 July 2019

Romanian natural gas transmission system operator Transgaz and Japanese Itochu Corporation have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) which establishes a joint collaboration for projects in the gas infrastructure sector in Europe. The memorandum, valid for two years, to which Romgaz will als Full article available for subscribers of Energy NEWS service (PDF publications, energy […]