The cabinet promises Mochovce NPP completion
The ruling government wants to seek possibilities to curb the final electricity price for industrial customers to boost competitiveness of Slovak industry. It also promises vulnerable customers to resolve the energy poverty.
The ruling government wants to pay attention to the optimal use of national energy sources and low-carbon technologies, such as renewables (RES) and nuclear energy. The government’s programme approved by ministers with the comments on Wednesday states that the cabinet wants to create conditions for completion the third and fourth nuclear units in Mochovce. Additionally, it plans to analyze further preparations for the new nuclear facility in Jaslovske Bohunice. The subsidy scheme for electricity production from renewable energy sources and the production of combined heat and power will also be modified.
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Ani jeden z troch kandidátov na člena Regulačnej rady ÚRSO nezískal v utorňajšom tajnom hlasovaní parlamentu potrebnú nadpolovičnú väčšinu hlasov. Hlasovanie s rovnakými kandidátmi sa zopakuje v stredu.
The company Vodohospodarska Vystavba has not yet selected a supplier. The international tender was prolonged by two months.
The economy ministry has submitted the amendment to the Act on Energy for an interdepartmental review. This change takes into account the additional requirements of the European Commission on the transposition of the EU’s Third Energy Package.