Average retail electricity price for households decreased in H2 2017 – Macedonia, 30 March 2018

The average retail price of electricity for households in the second half of 2017 was 0.061 euros/kWh, which is 0.9 % lower than in the first half of the year. According to data published by the State Statistical Office, the average price of electricity for final consumers other than households ranged from 0.054 to 0.12 […]

RAE considers applying 3 % community charge for solar power plants – Greece, 30 March 2018

Greek Regulatory Authority for Energy (RAE) is considering applying a 3 % community charge, which is aimed to support local communities where RES facilities are located, to solar sector. Currently all other facilities producing electricity from renewable energy sources (RES) are subject to this charge. However, the proposal will only apply to future solar parks, […]

Both DESFA bids are above 400 million euros – Greece, 30 March 2018

Both bids placed during the second round of a tender for the sale of 66 % stake in Greek natural gas transmission system operator DESFA are over 400 million euros but less than 15 % apart, which means that another bidding round will take place. According to sources, one of the two bids is close […]