Plinacro and HEP signed an agreement on developing projects for hydrogen production and transportation. They will also focus on removing legislative and regulatory barriers to create harmonised standards for the hydrogen market in Croatia.
Belarus has signed oil contracts for 2021 with a number of major suppliers from Russia, announced Prime Minister Roman Golovchenko. The country has also signed a protocol on prices for natural gas for the year 2021.
Rosneft has reviewed its environmental agenda in the context of low-carbon economy, including climate risks management and defining opportunities related to the future energy demand.
Slovenia’s energy company Petrol's new wind park will provide green sustainable energy for 20,000 average households in Croatia.
All construction works of the Estonia-Latvia third 330 kV interconnection has been completed and the newly built 330 kV electricity transmission line from Estonia to Riga CHP-2 in Latvia has been put into operation.
SolarPower Europe reports that despite the setbacks of COVID-19, the European solar market grew by 11%, adding 18.7 GW of installations. 2020 was the second-best year ever for solar in the EU, the strongest growth since 2011.
In an unprecedented science-backed statement, Europe’s truck manufacturers have concluded that by 2040 all new trucks sold need to be fossil free in order to reach carbon-neutrality by 2050.
The Innovation and Networks Executive Agency has signed a 720 million grant euros agreement with the electricity transmission system operators of the Baltics and Poland for the Synchronisation Project.
Innogy has signed an agreement with the Ministry of Industry and Trade to improve the country’s energy efficiency and introduce energy-saving measures. Thus, the country is aligning with the EU Directive that obliges countries to save 0.8% of their yearly energy consumption by 2030.
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In spite of an expected gradual recovery in 2021, the COVID-19 crisis will have long-lasting impacts on natural gas markets. Market players have to adjust their strategies to a highly volatile environment and the repercussions of the pandemic could trigger fundamental changes.
Poland has adopted the Offshore Wind Act. A historic day for a country that as of today has no offshore wind capacity installed. The first wind farms will appear in 2024 and in 20 years from 8 to 11 GW of offshore wind power capacity will be installed.