Kosovo aiming for 1.4 GW of renewables by 2031

Its energy strategy has been continually delayed since the turn of the year

ContourGlobal scraps plan for new coal power plant in Kosovo

The power generation company announced that it made the decision in order to facilitate the global transition to renewables

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EBRD lends €58m to finance Kosovo’s biggest wind farm

The facility will represent around 10% of Kosovo’s total installed capacity when complete and reduce annual carbon dioxide emissions by roughly 247,000 tonnes

London-based bank lends €18m for Kosovo’s first wind farm

The 32.4MW wind project at Kitka will increase annual electricity generation by more than 1.4%

Kosovo homes go efficient with €12m loan

More than 3,100 households in Kosovo have so far installed energy effiency measures as part of a new credit line scheme. Kosovo Sustainable Energy Projects (KoSEP), a credit line from the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), is supported by Norway and is offering €12 million (£10.5m) of green building upgrades. The EBRD has committed to […]

World Bank supports Kosovo water project

The World Bank is supporting a project that will bring water benefits to around 500,000 people in Kosovo. The Kosovo Water Security and Canal Protection Project aims to restore the main water canal in the country – Ibër Canal. It is a multipurpose water conveyance system supplying water for energy production, mining, industrial, agricultural and […]

Kosovo’s capital gets a green bus upgrade

Kosovo’s capital city has received a green upgrade in the form of new public transport. The arrival of the first 15 of Pristina’s new public buses marks the start of a new, more sustainable era for the city’s transport system. In June, the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) loaned municipal transport firm Trafiku […]

EBRD invests €1m in energy efficiency in Kosovo

A London-based bank has made an investment worth €1 million (£0.73m) to boost energy efficiency funding in Kosovo. The cash from the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) follows a growing demand for energy efficient financing in the country. The availability of medium and long-term funding to the private sector for energy efficiency and sustainable investments […]

Kosovo to receive €1m to boost energy efficiency

Kosovo will receive a loan up to €1 million (£0.7m) to support energy efficiency projects in the region. The Agency for Finance in Kosovo (AFK) is receiving the money from the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD). It will be part of the Kosovo Sustainable Energy Projects Framework, a €12 million (£8.64m) scheme which was […]

London-based bank supports energy efficiency in Kosovo

Householders and businesses in Kosovo (pictured) will soon be able to implement energy efficiency measures and invest in renewable projects following a €5 million (£3.3m) loan provided by a London-based bank. The loan to TEB, the fourth largest bank in the country, is believed to be the first under the new Kosovo Sustainable Energy Projects […]