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Romania tells EU it would close all coal mines by 2032

Romania said it intends to stop the excavation of coal in 2032 at the latest and replace conventional power plants in the meantime

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Romania EU close all coal mines 2032


Serbia's coal-fired thermal power plants to keep working until 2050

Minister of Mining and Energy Zorana Mihajlović said a plan would be developed for the operation of thermal power plants in Serbia until 2050

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Serbia s coal fired thermal power plants keep working 2050


Croatia’s Sisak to get EUR 220 million electric car battery factory

Batteries for electric cars are now produced in only five plants in the world, located in the US and Asia.

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Croatia’s Sisak to get EUR 220 million electric cars’ battery factory



Turkey to auction 4 GW in solar, wind power this year

Turkey will put 2 GW of wind power and 2 GW of solar power up for auction by the end of 2021 through the YEKA scheme

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Turkey auction 4 GW solar wind


Think tanks supporting Western Balkans accelerate energy transition, reach Green Deal

A project implemented by Agora Energiewende will support regional governments in developing strategies and plans for coal phasing out, increasing the share of renewables, and identifying the financing sources.

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Hydropower plant operator to install 10 MW solar power plant in BiH

HE na Vrbasu is developing a solar power plant project, the second in the portfolio of state-owned power utility Elektroprivreda Republike Srpske

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PPC Renewables picks Terna to build 50 MW solar park in Megalopolis

PPC Renewables awarded the contract for a solar system in the Peloponnese to Terna. The firm is progressing in vast solar power and storage projects

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PPC Renewables Terna 50 MW solar Megalopolis


All Things Energy Forum

June 2-4, 2021 | Online | Boussias Communications, Natural Resources PC

Getting fit for 55 and set for 2050: Electrifying Europe with wind energy

June 8 | Online | WindEurope

EIT RawMaterials Summit: In Focus

June 17 | Online | EIT RawMaterials

International Renewable Energy Trade Fair & Conference – virtual in 3D

June 21-25 | Online |


June 22-25 | Zlatibor, Serbia | Association of Energy Sector Specialists



Two positions

June 24 | Novi Sad, Serbia | Continental Automotive Serbia

Chief of Party - Serbia

Unspecified | Belgrade, Serbia | Tetra Tech

Solar PV Developer – Country Manager Serbia

Unspecified | Belgrade, Serbia | I+D Energías

Sales Engineer

Unspecified | Sofia, Bulgaria | Danfoss

Senior Associate – Transport, Central Europe

Unspecified | Bratislava, Slovakia, or another location (Budapest, Prague) | European Climate Foundation


North Macedonia

North Macedonia plans investments in energy of EUR 3.1 billion by 2027



Activists file criminal complaint against Linglong for illegal construction of tyre factory



Green left's Tomašević elected Zagreb mayor with record number of votes



SolarPower Europe recommends 45% renewables share target for 2030



UK's Johnson examining cross-border carbon tax option



Solar power plant on Vis island to get battery system of 1 MW



Exploring opportunities to achieving water-food-energy-ecosystems Nexus in Western Balkans



EBRD wants to finance 73 MW Trebinje 1 solar power plant project



Balkan countries are source of most of SO2 emissions in Europe



Australia’s court finds government has duty to protect young people from climate change