Central, Eastern Europe Adds 39% Electricity From RE: EMBER

Central and Eastern European countries are advancing towards their renewables ambition, but EMBER report found it to be insufficient with their potential.  The EMBER report on, “Empowering Central and Eastern Europe” underlines the importance of upcoming Three Seas Initiative Summit to secure a low cost, resilient and interconnected clean power system. It mentioned, “In 2023, […]

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Korkia & Econous Green Energy Partner To Develop 600 MW Solar Power In Romania

Korkia and Romania-based renewable energy developer Econous Green Energy have set up a partnership to develop 600 MW of solar energy in Romania. Initial projects are expected to be licensed and ready for construction in 2025. According to a media statement by Korkia, 600 MW of photovoltaic capacity means approximately 780,000 MWh of electricity production, […]

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Sineng Powers 53MW Solar Plant in Romania With String Inverter Solution

The Glodeni solar power plant, with a capacity of 53MW and powered by Sineng’s string inverters, has been connected to the grid and is now fully operational. Owned by DTEK, a world-class energy enterprise, this project is one of the first solar parks developed in Romania since the ending of the government support scheme in […]

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Romania Joins As The 118th Member Country Of International Solar Alliance

In a big boost to accelerate global adoption of solar energy, Romania officially joined the International Solar Alliance (ISA) as its 118th member country, signalling a robust commitment to advancing solar energy and contributing to global climate action. Romania, under the leadership of H.E. Mr. Klaus Werner Iohannis, President of Romania, formally signed the framework […]

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Romania Gets €259 Million EU Aid for Solar Panels & Battery Production

Europe is speeding for timely transition to clean energy to avoid climatic changes. In a key development, the European Commission has approved a EUR 259 million scheme to support investments in the production, assembly and recycling of batteries, of photovoltaic cells and of panels in Romania. The new funding is approved under EU State aid rules […]

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RE Firm Green Genius Expands Solar Portfolio in Poland

Renewable energy firm Green Genius and Poland-based banking group mBank have entered into a financial transaction worth PLN220m (€46m) that will pave the way for the establishment of a 69 MW solar portfolio. Currently, Green Genius has large presence in the Polish market and this is the largest deal by the firm here. The first […]

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OMV Petrom, CE Oltenia Partner for 450 MW Solar Project in Romania

The state-owned utility Complexul Energetic Oltenia (CE Oltenia) and the Romanian oil corporation OMV Petrom will construct 450 MW of solar PV in the country. According to OMV Petrom, a total of over €400 million (US$390 million) will be spent on the installation of four solar parks- nearly triple the installed solar capacity in Romania. […]

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Israeli RE Investor Econergy Secures €200 M for JVs in Poland, Romania

Renewables investor Econergy Renewable Energy has announced that it has secured two joint ventures to support the development of renewable energy projects in Poland and Romania. The joint ventures are with Israel’s Phoenix Insurance and French asset manager RGreen Invest, totalling more than 200 million euros ($227 million), Econergy said in a statement. Phoenix Insurance […]

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WPD Eyes 1.9GW Offshore Wind Projects in Black Sea, Romania

German company WPD has applied to develop two offshore wind farms in the Black Sea off the Romanian coast. The total proposed capacity of the projects is 1.9GW. Two separate companies have been established, namely, the Black Sea 1 (with a capacity of 500MW) and the Black Sea 2 (with capacity up to 1.4GW), said […]

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