Legal Granting Issues on Hydroelectric Resources in the Western Balkans

Legal Granting Issues on Hydroelectric Resources in the Western Balkans

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Legal Granting Issues on Hydroelectric Resources in the Western Balkans Annalise by Dr Lorenc Gordani Legal Adviser in Albania Energy Market [pj-news-ticker] The purpose to get an overview on the strategic development of hydropower sector makes inevitable the in-depth analyses on the legal framework. The WB6 countries as Contracting Parties (CP) of the Energy Community (EnC) are signatories (2012) and already obliged to implement the entire EU legislative framework in their energy sectors (2015). Notwithstanding, the above commitments, coordination and common approach does not exist at regional and Western Balkans 6 (WB6) level, except to the ownership, organisation and operations of the natural monopolies such as the electrical transmission and distribution networks. Then the WB6 countries are free to pursue the model that suit better to their needs, in implementation…
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2nd Annual Summit “Hydropower Balkans 2018”

2nd Annual Summit “Hydropower Balkans 2018”

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2nd Annual International Investment Summit and Exhibition “Hydropower Balkans 2018” Date: 6-8 November 2018 Venue: Budva, Montenegro Organiser: Vostock Capital [pj-news-ticker] 2nd annual International investment Summit and Exhibition “Hydropower Balkans 2018” (6-8 November 2018, Budva, Montenegro) is a dedicated platform bringing together ministers, major investors, decision-makers of flagship hydropower plants, and investment project initiators, as well as regulators, in a concerted effort to efficiently execute key projects for HPP construction and modernisation all over the Balkan region. Bronze sponsor: AndritzHydro. Hydropower Balkans 2018 in facts and figures: 200+ C-level executives of HPP and HPP operators, regional governments’ authorities, and leaders of equipment and technologies production; Extended delegations from the Balkans flagship companies, namely: Bulgarian National Electric Company EAD, Macedonian Power Plants (ELEM), Elektroprivreda of the Republika Srpska, PPC, HIDROELECTRICA, HEP-Proizvodnja, VERBUND Hydro…
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Cost Effective O&M Strategies in European PV Market

Cost Effective O&M Strategies in European PV Market

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Cost Effective O&M Strategies in European PV Market Dear Partners and Colleagues, It is a great pleasure to communicate, the forthcoming of the Cost Effective O&M Strategies in European PV Market. Grid-connected solar photovoltaic (PV) systems are expected to increase over the coming decade and will put a premium on achieving optimal performance and reliability. ACI’s Cost Effective O&M Strategies in European PV Market conference will bring together the leading executives and experts from across the industry, where we shall discuss solar operations and maintenance (O&M), asset management (AM) and issues for utility-scale projects, including the overall industry learning curve, contractual challenges, and common gaps in planning. The conference will also address the factors that influence energy storage and improved remote monitoring, as well as the role of upcoming trends in digitalization…
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Summit and Exhibition Hydropower Balkans 2018

Summit and Exhibition Hydropower Balkans 2018

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2nd Annual International Investment Summit and Exhibition “Hydropower Balkans 2018” Date: 6-8 November 2018 Venue: Budva, Montenegro Organiser: Vostock Capital [metaslider id=15542] [pj-news-ticker] Dear Partners and Colleagues, It is a great pleasure to communicate the being part as advisory board of the Hydropower Balkans 2018, after the successful participation at the Summit “Hydropower Balkans 2017” Podgorica. A participation that seen the keep of a presentation on Legal Granting Regime of Hydro’s in WBs. For more can be find the PowerPoints as kept at the conference “Balkans Hydropower Summit 2017” as well as a fully executive report “Legal Granting Issues of Hydroelectric Resources in the Western Balkans” by EuroElektra / Dr Lorenc Gordani. The 2nd annual International investment Summit and Exhibition “Hydropower Balkans 2018” (6-8 November 2018, Budva, Montenegro) is a…
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Balkan Energy Finance Forum 2018

Balkan Energy Finance Forum 2018

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Balkan Energy Finance Forum 2018 11th annual Conference & Exhibition Now in its 11th year, BEFF - Balkan Energy Finance Forum returns bigger than ever, bringing together senior Energy sector stakeholders with international investors and key government figures to create a new vision for the region’s future energy roadmap. As SEE embarks on new frameworks for Renewable Energy, and Energy Efficiency initiatives continue to grow, industry leaders will gather in Belgrade this November to unravel the complex investment landscape that lies ahead. Programme Highlights The best models and financing options for RE and EE projects in the region New incentives and initiatives available for energy efficiency projects How to create a commercially successful biomass energy project in the region Opportunities for large-scale energy developments in SEE and how to get…
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State of art and the expected future developments in hydropower

State of art and the expected future developments in hydropower

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State of art and the expected future developments in hydropower Author: Dr Lorenc Gordani Legal Adviser in Albania Energy Market [pj-news-ticker] 1.1 Highly technical potential of hydroelectric A starting point of any investment decision in hydropower is why it is worth to invest in Albania. The comparative advantages are a lot but the first competitive ones is related with the country huge potential of hydroelectric energy: with eight large rivers run through a hydrographic territory, above its today administrative extension by 57%, with average height about 700 m, and a perennial total inflow about 1,245 m3/s, for a combined water flow about 40 billion/m3. The attempt to provide a clear picture on the developments of granted projects in hydropower is rather difficult task due to large number of projects and…
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Join the Open Discussion on new hydropower hot spots

Join the Open Discussion on new hydropower hot spots

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Join the Open Discussion on new hydropower hot spots - Caspian, Central Asia, Latin America and the Balkans [pj-news-ticker] Event: Open Debate Hydropower Caspian and Central Asia, Balkans, Latin America Date: 16 October, 2018 Venue: Gdansk, Poland, 17:30-19:30            Organiser: Vostock Capital We’re delighted to announce the Open Hydropower Debate that will be held on 16th October 2018 in Gdansk, Poland. Register for FREE https://www.hydropowercongress.com/en/debates/   Join the experts in hydropower industry to enjoy networking and evening cocktails. This is the perfect setting to consider all the pros and cons of working in hydropower industry in promising regions of Caspian and Central Asia, Latin America and the Balkans. The Proposition: This house believes that new hydropower hot spots are not in Central Europe The speakers are: Proposition: Øystein Lilleland, Head of Global Market, Norconsult…
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Time for a paradigm shift from hydro to photovoltaic!

Time for a paradigm shift from hydro to photovoltaic!

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Time for a paradigm shift from hydro to photovoltaic! Author: Dr Lorenc Gordani Legal Adviser in Albania Energy Market [pj-news-ticker] Dear Partners and Colleagues, To whom is interested in knowing more on the excellent opportunities in opening on the photovoltaic market in Albania, with a great pleasure I would see to recommend the Expo & Forum - 2nd Edition 2018. Albanian legal framework recently is prepared by fully responding to the concerns verified so far in practice, aiming for a shift paradigm towards photovoltaics. The fact is that the costs of photovoltaics are continuously decreasing. However, new the skills are needed to make that hydroelectric do not remain the only one that traditionally seen deployment in Albania. Therefore, come to visit the most prominent companies involved in photovoltaics, that will…
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Major investment projects of Hydropower Plants in the Balkans

Major investment projects of Hydropower Plants in the Balkans

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Major investment projects for the construction and modernisation of Hydropower Plants in the Balkans A team of analysts from Vostock Capital has prepared a report on hydropower development projects in the Balkans. Request the full list of investment projects: http://www.hydropowerbalkans.com/en/request-the-full-list-of-investment-projects/ Among the major investment projects: Kosinj/Senj development project (Republic of Croatia) Project envisages reconstruction of the Sklope HPP and the construction of new facilities: the Kosinj reservoir (vol. 330 mil m3), the Kosinj HPP (33.7 MW) and the Senj II HPP (380 MW). Additionally, several tunnels and canals are to be constructed. The compensation basin will be enlarged with a new basin to ensure additional volume of ca 2.1 million m3. The estimated investment is EUR 500 million and the envisaged construction period is 7 years. Cebren and Galiste HPPs (Republic of Macedonia) The…
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Visit Piva and Perucica HPPs planned to be reconstructed over the next 5 years

Visit Piva and Perucica HPPs planned to be reconstructed over the next 5 years

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Visit Piva and Perucica HPPs planned to be reconstructed over the next 5 years Vostock Capital is happy to invite you to the onsite visit to Piva and Perucica HPPs, Montenegro, planned to be reconstructed over the next 5 years. The visitors will learn about the Operator EPCG’s investment programme for HPP reconstruction, as well as technologies, equipment used, and expected performance indicators. Besides, the participants will have the opportunity to get in touch with the Operator’s and HPPs’ decision-makers. Onsite Visit To Piva HPP*, Montenegro HPP “Piva” is a reservoir dam facility with one of the largest concrete arch dam in the world. It was built in 1976. Installed power - 342 MW. Onsite Visits To Perucica HPP*, Montenegro HPP “Perućica” is the oldest large hydropower plant in Montenegro and…
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