SKOPJE (Macedonia), June 25 (SeeNews) – Macedonia’s gross electricity production decreased by 8.1% year-on-year to 360,269 MWh in April, the national statistical office, Makstat, said on Monday. Net electricity output decreased by 5.8% year-on-year to 343,382 MWh in April, Makstat said in a statement. Hydro power plants contributed the largest portion of gross domestic electricity […]

Macedonia’s gross electricity output falls 8.1% y/y in April

Looking at energy intensity of the regional economy using the indicator kWh per 1,000 EUR GDP. The EU-28 average considering only final energy consumption lies below all of the presented Central and Eastern European regions (880 kWh/ 1,000 EUR), which is in line with the finding that Eastern European countries are generally above the EU […]

CEE Energy Update

Energy topped the London meeting between the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development and the Prime ministers of the Western Balkan states. Boyko Borissov, Ana Brnabić, Ramush Haradinaj, Duško Marković, Edi Rama, Zoran Zaev and Denis Zvizdić, all of whom attended the meeting at the EBRD HQs, focused on how to attract investments through adopting […]

W. Balkans: Good grades in renewable energy, bad in investments

A seminar on “Solar thermal systems – technology for sustainable energy development” was held yesterday (July 4th) in Sofia, Bulgaria. It was organized by the Institute for Zero Energy Buildings (IZEB) and the team of the “Green Sofia” project from Sofia Municipality. The event was attended by The beginning of the seminar was given by […]

Sofia is interested in pilot construction of solar district heating

We had the pleasure to introduce the PANEL2050 project and the Central and Eastern Europe Sustainable Energy Network during the conference “Financing Energy Efficiency in Central and South-Eastern Europe.” The event was held in Sofia, Bulgaria and hosted by the European Commission in partnership with the Bulgarian Ministry of Energy and the UN Environment Finance […]

PANEL2050 and CEESEN promoted in the conference Financing Energy Efficiency ...

  Active people from Pernik and the country discussed their vision for the positive development of the city. On Saturday, June 16, the first open meeting of a group of active citizens from Pernik, took place in the city under the title “New energy for Pernik”. It gathered representatives of the non-government sector in the […]

New Energy for the city of Pernik in Bulgaria

CEE Sustainable Energy Network coordinator will participate in annual Covenant of Mayors conference in Iuje, Belarus on June 28th 2018. Belarus, like other Eastern European countries, has a good potential for transforming to low-carbon economy. CEESEN members can share their knowledge and experiences with their partners in Belarus on supporting the local forerunners of sustainability. […]

CEESEN in conference in Belarus on June 28th

Deputy Minister of Local Self-Government Mr. Pavleski in Kumanovo: Coordination in planning of all levels in government , with the involvement of all stakeholders Deputy Minister of Local Self-Government Dejan Pavleski participated today in the panel organized by the Center for Development of the Northeast Planning Region – Energy Vision for the Northeast planning region, […]

Regional energetic map for the Northeast planning region till 2050

On Thursday, 14 June 2018, in the morning, the Commission, the EP and the EU Council agreed a new directive on renewable energy. The target for energy from renewable sources in 2030 is 32 percent with the need to periodically check implementation and the possibility of increasing – said Miguel Arias Canete, European Commissioner for […]

New RES targets for 2030