Tag: Region

WindEurope proposes ways to unlock SEE untapped wind potential – Region, 29 June 2018

Speaking at the Central and South Eastern Europe Connectivity (CESEC) ministerial meeting in Sofia, CEO of wind energy association WindEurope Giles Dickson presented ways how to unlock untapped wind potential of southeastern Europe, currently constrained by regulatory uncertainties and high project costs. The recommendations are four-fold. First, though onshore wind is the cheapest form of […]

TurkStream gas to reach Bulgaria, Hungary and Serbia by 2020 – Region, 29 June 2018

CEO of Russian gas company Gazprom Alexey Miller said that natural gas supplied via the second line of TurkStream pipeline could reach Bulgaria, Hungary and Serbia in early 2020. Miller explained that once the TurkStream gas pipeline is completed and start operating in full capacity, Russian natural gas via TurkStream will be able to reach […]

EU to provide 500 million euros for cross-border energy infrastructure – Region, 11 June 2018

The European Commission (EC) announced that it will provide 500 million euros for funding cross-border energy infrastructure. The EC said that the projects that will be supported would strengthen the EU’s internal energy market, enhance security of energy supply, and help provide clean, sustainable energy for Europe. The call for proposals under the Connecting Europe […]