Bosnia and Herzegovina turns up the heat with biomass

A renewable power plant made up of 10 biomass boilers will heat homes and businesses in Bosnia and Herzegovina. The city of Banja Luka has secured loans worth €8.4 million (£7.5bn) from the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) for the project. It will be used to develop the new plant and establish a […]

Bosnia and Herzegovina power firm gets €15m loan

A state-owned power distribution company in Bosnia and Herzegovina is to receive a €15 million (£13m) loan. The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) and the Taiwanese Green Energy Special Fund (GESF) aim to strengthen the resilience of the Republika Srpska region’s local economy by each lending up to €7.5 million (£6.5m) to ZP Elektrokrajina. The loan will […]

Bosnia gets energy efficiency boost

A London-based bank is providing funds to support energy efficiency in Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH). The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) is lending €6 million (£3.87m) to Partner Microcredit Foundation, part of which will be used for energy-saving measures. The company will loan funds to micro and small businesses for housing and agricultural products following the […]

Serbia and Bosnia & Herzegovina sent ALL waste to landfill

For European family members who aren’t in the EU28, recycling appears not to be a priority. Bosnia and Herzegovina, Serbia and the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia sent all of their treated municipal waste to landfill dumps. The newly released Eurostat research for 2012 looked at household and small businesses’ trash but not any from […]