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Minister Petcu: Negotiations with Chinese for nuclear reactors could be finished this year

Green & Renewables August 09, 2017 10:34 0 comments

The minister of energy, Toma Petcu, claims that Romanian authorities want to conclude this year the negotiations with the Chinese for the construction of two new nuclear reactors at Cernavoda. The Romanian minister spoke about…more »

Energy Union

Romania’s government pins spike in electricity prices on lack of investments, expensive coal and gas production

Green & Renewables August 04, 2017 10:12 0 comments

Romania’s Ministry of Energy has notified the energy regulator ANRE and Competition Council as electricity prices on the day-ahead market averaged at RON 445 per MWh, after peaking at RON 550 per MWh on Thursday.…more »

M&A alert. Transeastern Power to pay EUR 23 mln to OMV Petrom for Dorobantu wind farm

Green & Renewables July 20, 2017 18:21 0 comments

Austrian oil major OMV Petrom has inked a deal to sell its Dorobantu wind farm to Transeastern Power B.V. – a limited liability company registered in the Netherlands, a wholly owned subsidiary of Transeastern Power…more »

Minister Petcu: Negotiations with Chinese for new nuclear reactors to be finished this year

Green & Renewables May 03, 2017 12:47 0 comments

The negotiations with the Chinese for the construction of nuclear reactors 3 and 4 from Cernavoda, which require an investment of over EUR 6.5 billion, will be finished this year, says the minister of energy,…more »

"wind farm"

Major change on Romania’s renewable market: Green certificates to be valid until 2032

Green & Renewables March 31, 2017 10:30 0 comments

The government approved the emergency ordinance to change and complete the renewable law 220/2008 to improve the framework in the energy production field from green sources and to support the development of this sector, at…more »

Environ Association and AHK Romania launch “Challenge to Recycling” project

Green & Renewables February 24, 2017 16:18 0 comments

Environ Association and the Romanian-German Trade Chamber (AHK Romania) together with the National System of Batteries Recycling Association (SNRB) and Rematholding company have launched the "Challenge to Recycling" project, in a bid to improve the…more »

green energy , long term energy aims

Energy bill of Romanian households to post slight growth over renewable reform

Green & Renewables February 12, 2017 09:00 0 comments

The energy bill of households will go up by RON 0.30/ month in 2017 due to the renewable energy reform, according to the data from the Energy Ministry regarding the outlook for 2017 of green…more »

green energy , long term energy aims

Romania’s renewable energy quota slashed to 8.3 pct in 2017, according to government decision

Green & Renewables December 30, 2016 12:15 0 comments

In 2017, the mandatory renewable energy quota promoted through green certificates is of 8.3 percent of Romania's gross final consumption, according to a Government decision adopted on Thursday. The share for the next year was…more »

Analysis. How is the government trying to calm down renewable investors in Romania through legal changes

Green & Renewables December 09, 2016 13:32 0 comments BR Exclusive

After more than three years in which renewable investors have claimed that the Romanian government was ignoring their requests, despite combined investments of EUR 7 billion, the authorities have taken the first steps and announced…more »

Renewable energy production capacity reached 4,701 MW at end September

Green & Renewables November 28, 2016 17:07 0 comments

The renewable energy production capacity reached 4,701 MW at the end of September, according to Transelectrica data. At the time of the survey there were in the system wind parks of 2,961 MW power, photovoltaic…more »