EMIL CALOTĂ, ANRE: ENERGY STORAGE MUST BE A PRIORITY FOR ROMANIA
Clearly, energy storage must be a priority for Romania, said Emil Calota, Vice President of the National Energy Regulatory Authority – ANRE, within the Energy Strategy Summit 2017, organized by energynomics.ro.
VIRGIL METEA WAS CONFIRMED FOR ANOTHER 4-YEAR TERM AS GENERAL MANAGER AT ROMGAZ
National gas producer Romgaz announced the renewal of the mandate contract of the General Manager Virgil Metea, for a period of four years, a report sent to Bucharest Stock Exchange (BSE) said. At the same time, Gheorghe Gheorghe-Gabriel was appointed Chairman of the Board of Directors (CA) of the company.
FRANK HAJDINJAK (E.ON ROMÂNIA) TO OPEN SESSION 2: STRATEGY FOR SUSTAINABILITY, IN ESS 2017
On June 15th, energynomics.ro organizes the 3rd edition of the Energy Strategy Summit, at Ştirbey Palace, Buftea, near Bucharest, starting at 08.30. The theme of this year’s Summit is “Shaping the future – the corporate perspective”.
EUROPEAN ENERGY SECURITY – UNDER DEBATE AT THE ROMANIAN ENERGY CENTER, IN BRUSSELS
Political and business leaders have recently met in Brussels for the sixth annual edition of the Romanian Energy Day, organized by the Romanian Energy Center, in collaboration with the European Parliament and with the support of the Permanent Representation of Romania to the European Union.
OIL PRICES – AN INDICATOR THAT DOES NOT LIE (COMMENT BY RADU CRĂCIUN)
The topic of global warming has reached its goal, says Radu Crăciun, president and general manager of BCR Pensii, in a post published on his personal blog. “It has led to a fundamental change in the way we look at the use of energy resources in the future. It has led to substantial tranlation of financial resources and intelligence to scientific research in the field of non-polluting industries. In the end, it led to unavoidable changes”, explains the author, one of the most famous Romanian macroeconomists, a careful observer of global trends with national effect. Oil falls for second day as concern grows over supply
ELECTRICA FURNIZARE LAUNCHED MYELECTRICA APPLICATION
Electrica Furnizare SA launched in May a new application for mobile devices, taking a new step towards the conversion of specific activities into the digital environment, an integral part of its strategy for streamlining and upgrading the relationship with the customers.
COMPETITION COUNCIL INVESTIGATES POSSIBLE ABUSE OF A DOMINANT POSITION AT E-DISTRIBUTIE MUNTENIA
The Competition Council announced that it has carried out unannounced inspections at E-Distribution Muntenia (formerly Enel Distributie Muntenia) and at the premises of four companies that design and execute electrical connection installations: Electrical Power Consulting SRL, Simco International Impex SRL, Institute of Studies And Power Engineering – ISPE SA and Energy Services Muntenia SA.
SEELE, OMV: Q2 HAS BEEN STABLE, POSITIVE
Austrian oil and gas group OMV has seen stable business in the second quarter, CEO Rainer Seele told reporters, after a better-than-expected first quarter pushed its shares to nine-year highs, according to Reuters.
ANRE SUPPORTS BRM AND ”EFFECTIVE COMPETITION”, THE EXCHANGE ANNOUNCES RECORD TRADES
While at the BRM exchange ring, 300.000 MWh were traded at a record price of 68,50 lei/MWh, one of the most important leaders of the energy supervisory authority, officially announced the institution’s support for maintaining of both stock exchanges, BRM and OPCOM, within the trading system. Thus, Florin Tobescu, Chief of Service at the International Relations Department of the National Regulatory Authority for Energy (ANRE), stated on Wednesday that the National Regulatory Authority for Energy (ANRE) supports the existence of several gas trading platforms in Romania, which would lead to the creation of an effective competition.
8 MODELS OF ELECTRIC CARS AVAILABLE THROUGH THE RABLA PLUS PROGRAM
More and more Romanians are considering purchasing an electric-powered car through the Rabla Plus Program, which offers 10.000 euros as a subsidy for the purchase of an electric car, according to an article published on Capital.ro.