thumbnailBalkan energy companies explore regional, EU markets
2014-04-04EU membership means entering a large, liberalised energy market, and regional companies need to prepare, experts say.
thumbnailRegion takes measures against energy poverty
2013-11-07The beginning of the heating season is bringing focus to the issue of energy poverty.
thumbnailMacedonia will reap benefits of joining South Stream
2013-08-09Lower gas prices and a more dependable supply are expected to translate into a more economically prosperous Macedonia, which will more readily be able to tackle Euro-Atlantic integration.
thumbnailKosovo to focus on renewable energy resources
2013-08-07Renewable energy resources should be at least 25 percent of Kosovo's energy plan by 2020.
thumbnailTrans Adriatic Pipeline to bring Azeri gas to Europe
2013-07-03The Trans Adriatic Pipeline will bring Caspian gas through Turkey to European markets.
thumbnailRomania's shale gas debates move to blogs
2013-05-25Shale gas exploration, which according to the government will make Romania energy independent, sparked discussions in the blogosphere.
thumbnailAfter Cyprus bailout, Israeli apology, gas takes centre stage
2013-04-09Greece, Turkey, Israel and Cyprus all have stakes in Eastern Mediterranean natural gas.
thumbnailEU integration unaffected by CEZ dispute, officials say
2013-02-11According to Albanian energy authorities, CEZ failed to import sufficient electricity and to invest in the power grid, causing the country $1 billion in damage.
thumbnailEnergy Community hopes to boost regional markets
2013-01-28The Energy Community strategy focuses on regional co-operation and supply security.
thumbnailTurkey and Balkans boost energy ties
2012-12-06Stakeholders from across the region see mutual economic and political benefits.
thumbnailKosovo and Serbia turn attention to energy
2012-12-01Pristina seeks an agreement on control of energy assets in northern Kosovo.
thumbnailBalkan citizens oppose RS plans for hydropower plants
2012-10-13Local population and experts believe that building hydropower plants will destroy the environment.
thumbnailCyprus celebrates independence with no solution in sight
2012-10-03Cyprus' president says conditions will worsen the longer the conflict remains unresolved, but an emerging energy supply may help thaw the frozen dispute.
thumbnailGas deposits may result in co-operative efforts
2012-07-17Some analysts argue offshore gas deposits in the Eastern Mediterranean could push Turkey, Cyprus and Israel to overcome their political differences.
thumbnailAzeri gas pipeline deal highlights Turkey's European energy role
2012-07-06A gas pipeline deal brings the dream of carrying natural gas from Azerbaijan to Europe via Turkey one step closer to reality.
thumbnailGas interconnectors help diversify Bulgarian energy
2012-02-28Bulgaria is working on four gas interconnector projects that it says will improve the security of energy deliveries to the country.
thumbnailSnow, ice cuts BiH's electricity
2012-02-11Many municipalities and villages have been without electricity for days, but authorities say they are doing everything they can.
thumbnailNew energy efficiency requirement leaves property owners cold
2012-02-07A new requirement from the environment ministry gets a frosty response from landlords.
thumbnailSouth Stream and the Trans-Anatolian pipeline: the end of Nabucco?
2012-01-11With South Stream and the Trans-Anatolian pipeline set to transport Russian and Azerbaijani gas, Turkey's solidifies its position as a regional energy transportation hub.
thumbnailSerbia seeks to boost energy security
2011-11-29Serbian gas company Srbijagas and Russian giant Gazprom open an underground gas storage facility.
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