Tag: Rovinari

Units of coal-fired Rovinari and Turceni TPPs will not be closed by 2026 – Romania, 27 October 2022

According to a press release from the ruling National Liberal Party (PNL), three units at coal-fired thermal power plant Rovinari and seven units at TPP Turceni will not be closed in the near future. The press released reminds that the Ministry of Energy already stated that no coal-fired units op Full article available for subscribers […]

Romania abandons construction of new coal-fired power plants – Romania, 20 November 2020

According to CCE Bankwatch Network, Romanian Minister of Economy and Energy Virgil Popescu said in an interview that no new coal-fired power plant will be built in the country. Since only one such facility was planned – the new 600 MW unit at TPP Rovinari, it looks like the Government decided to Full article available […]

ANRE continues to delicense unavailable capacities – Romania, 08 November 2019

The National Regulatory Authority for Energy (ANRE) continues with the process of delicensing of unavailable and unused electricity production capacities, as it has recently withdrawn licenses for additional 600 MW out of estimated 8,000 MW of such capacities in the country. ANRE discussed and ap Full article available for subscribers of Energy NEWS service (PDF […]