The construction of the Polish wind farm in Pomerania is nearly over: Ignitis Group installed the last wind turbine at the end of November and with this step, reached a significant point of development.
Petrol received the Best Energy Efficiency Project Award for a project that created the first energy self-sufficient community in Slovenia: the idyllic village of Luče.
ALTUM announced new financing to Latvia's companies to switch to more eco-friendly vehicle fleets, including those types that using compressed natural gas as fuel.
The Lithuanian hydrogen platform was established by the Ministry of Energy and 19 other organisations to cooperate to achieve national and European energy and climate targets, by the creation and development of hydrogen technologies.
Greenhouse gas emissions in the EU decreased by 3.7% in 2019, while GDP grew by 1.5%. Romania leads the CEE region with a 26% reduction, while Poland comes last with only 3%.
Renewables, storage and hydrogen are all key aspects of the future of energy. And innovative sustainable solutions from Central and Eastern Europe are worth a particular mention.
It might sound futuristic, but the Svart Hotel will be not just an attractive destination because of its magnificent environment, but it will exceed the highest standards of sustainability. The concept of sustainable hospitality is spreading to the CEE region as well.
GE Renewable Energy will supply 22 Cypress onshore wind turbines units for three wind farms in Lithuania adding 23% of green power capacity to the country’s current wind power production.
MOL remains one of the leaders in sustainability in CEE being the only company from the region included in the Dow Jones Sustainability Index for the fifth consecutive year.
After a year of continuous lockdowns, many believe that we should change our past working patterns. Teleworking has overarching implications on many fields of our lives, from digitalisation to sustainability.
MET Group has completed the acquisition of a 42 MW wind park in Bulgaria from Enel Green Power. The transaction is part of MET’s growth strategy to develop a significant renewable portfolio in CEE.
Companies see a big potential in offshore wind development with several large-scale farms planned to be completed in the next 5 years. However, looking at the economics of blending green hydrogen with offshore wind, Rystad Energy finds that high costs remain a show-stopper.