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National Renewable Energy Action Plan for Ukraine was adopted on 1 October 2014

The National Renewable Energy Actions Plans are still missing for Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Macedonia and Moldova.

European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) is boosting renewable energy and energy efficiency in Serbia

Komercijalna Banka supports the initiative in private and municipal sectors

Release of the new World Energy Outlook 2014

Signs of stress in the energy market must be recognized, renewables gain ground

New wind park in the north west of Lithuania

Following the company’s successful market entry in September, wind turbine manufacturer Nordex will install a new wind park in Lithuania.

Reduction of emissions of greenhous gases and air pollutants in Bulgaria

Grants from Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway to countries in Central and Southern Europe

Shut down of coal-fired power plant in Bulgaria

Due to non-compliance with EU environmental standards the power plant located in Bulgaria and operated by the Czech power utility CEZ has to be closed

Utilities receive free carbon allowances for their 2013 emissions (Lithuania)

Lithuania received a subsidy of about 2 Mio EUR from EU

EBRD finances renovation of hydro power plant in Albania

Investment for maintenance work is needed to guarantee the safety of the power plant constructed in the 80s.

Lithuania developed a production line for individually designed solar facades

completed as part of the EU project SmartFlex

Upgrade of Serbia's transmissison network planned for the coming six years

Serbia will establish cross-border connections to its neighbouring EU countries
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