Tag: Cernavoda

Romania will increase RES target for 2030 – Romania, 13 September 2021

State Secretary at the Romanian Ministry of Energy Dan Dragan said that, in 2022, a re-evaluation of the country’s National Energy-Climate Plan (PNIESC) will start, and Romania will increase its renewable energy target for 2030. Dragan did not provide any details, but was adamant that Romania wil Full article available for subscribers of Energy NEWS […]

Unit 2 of NPP Cernavoda reconnected to the grid – Romania, 31 July 2021

Romanian electricity producer Nuclearelectrica said that unit 2 of nuclear power plant Cernavoda has been successfully reconnected to the grid in the evening hours of 30 July. Unit 2 was automatically disconnected from the national grid in the evening of 28 July, as a result of a transient in th Full article available for subscribers […]

Heat wave and outage of NPP Cernavoda led to record day-ahead prices – Romania, 30 July 2021

The average electricity price on the day-ahead market in Romania reached the record of 131 euros/MWh for the delivery day of 31 July, due to a combination of extreme heat and the unplanned outage at one of the two reactors of nuclear power plant Cernavoda. According to electricity transmission sy Full article available for subscribers […]