Albania Country Program Market Transformation and Strengthening Initiative on SWH by Esc Adriatic

Albania Country Program Market Transformation and Strengthening Initiative on SWH by Esc Adriatic

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What is the project about? The initial idea of the project came from the National Energy Strategy and the previous climate change studies such as the Albania’s First National Communication and Technology Needs Assessment, which do promote and recommend Solar Water Heating (SWH) as one of the promising technologies to reduce electricity and fuel wood consumption with a significant contribution towards greenhouse gas emission reduction. According to the mentioned studies, over 70% of domestic hot water needs of the household and service sector in Albania is supplied by electric boilers, while the energy demand for hot water in Albania is projected to grow from 600 GWh in 2000 to 875 GWh in 2015, in the residential sector alone. Upon Government of Albania’s request to increase the share of solar thermal energy…
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Albania’s PXs Set Up within the End of March 2017

Albania’s PXs Set Up within the End of March 2017

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Albania’s Power Exchange Set Up within the End of March 2017 Annalise by Dr Lorenc Gordani Legal Adviser in Albania Energy Market [pj-news-ticker] Albanian legal framework needed for the establishment of the organised electricity market is under development. Based on the Power Sector Law, the Council of Ministers adopted in July 2016 the Market Model which paves the way towards creating the Albanian power exchange. The Market Model is foreseen to be soon complemented with market rules that are in process of approving by the ERE. The decision to create a national electricity market by the Government of Albania will be the further important step for the future operation of the power sector in Albania. It will be in line with the international obligations of Albania vis-à-vis the Energy Community…
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HPP Investments Dispute Resolution Issues in Albania

HPP Investments Dispute Resolution Issues in Albania

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Hydroelectric Investments Dispute Resolution Issues in Albania by Dr Lorenc Gordani, 6th March 2016 Albania offer a huge potential in small hydro power plant, but a big obstacle to uptake these investments had have to do with a wrong general perception of a very high level of risk. Notwithstanding a partial truth about many issues needed to be take in consideration, the legal security from the arbitral intervention is one of the main regulated component of these investments. As qualified lawyer, we have in the hand all the option to prevent the unpleasing event happen and if they take place to put all the measure of contrast and assure a fully remuneration form any damage. Then, due to the above favourable low cost factor, there have been requested and granted…
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