Moldova criticizes Ukrainian projects of hydroelectric power stations.

Moldova criticizes Ukrainian projects of hydroelectric power stations.

The intention of Ukraine to build the range of the hydroelectric power stations at Dniester River that will become the part of the united Dniester hydroelectric complex is the stumbling block in the relations between Kyiv and Kishinev as AVA.MD explained in the article. ‘The Prime Minister of Moldova Pavel Filip and the Ukrainian Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman […]

Ukraine’s Energy Ministry announces start of building fourth hydroelectric unit at Dnistrovska hydroelectric plant.

Ukraine’s Energy Ministry announces start of building fourth hydroelectric unit at Dnistrovska hydroelectric plant.

Ukraine’s Ministry of Energy and Coal Industry has announced the start of building the fourth hydroelectric unit at Dnistrovska hydroelectric pumped storage power plant. “Today the construction of the second stage of Dnistrovska hydroelectric pumped storage power plant within the fourth hydroelectric unit has been started,” the ministry wrote on its Facebook page. As reported, […]

Austrian firm gives boost to Ukraine’s hydropower.

Austrian firm gives boost to Ukraine’s hydropower.

Austria became a big investor in Ukraine’s energy sector last month when Andritz Hydro, a subsidiary of Austrian technology group Andritz, announced a major hydroelectric power station modernization program on the Dnipro River. The 60-million euro project concerns the Dnipro 1 hydroelectric plant in the city of Zaporizhzhya — some 520 kilometers southeast of the […]

Andritz Hydro to modernize Dnipro 1 hydropower station in Ukraine.

Andritz Hydro to modernize Dnipro 1 hydropower station in Ukraine.

Andritz Hydro, part of international technology Group Andritz, was awarded a contract by state-owned utility Ukrhydroenergo for modernization of the Dnipro 1 hydropower station on the Dnieper River, Ukraine. The project is part of a rehabilitation program financed by the European Bank of Reconstruction and Development (EBRD). The contract value for Andritz Hydro amounts to […]

Vestas receives 41 MW order in Ukraine.

Vestas receives 41 MW order in Ukraine.

Adding to Vestas’ re-start of market activities in Ukraine in late 2016, Vindkraft Tavriya LLC has ordered 12 V126-3.45 MW turbines for the Novotroitsk wind park. The firm and unconditional order comprises supply and commissioning of the wind turbines as well as a VestasOnline Business SCADA solution. The wind park is located at Overyanovka village, […]

Ukraine hires Germany’s Andritz Hydro to upgrade Dnipro HPP built in 1932.

Ukraine hires Germany’s Andritz Hydro to upgrade Dnipro HPP built in 1932.

State-run Ukrhydroenergo, the operator of hydropower plants (HPP) and pumped storage power plants (PSPP) in Ukraine, has signed a contract with Germany’s Andritz Hydro for the reconstruction of Dnipro HPP’s three hydroelectric units built in 1932, according to Ukrhydroenergo’s press service. “A contract worth EUR 53.6 million and UAH 151.4 million (or EUR 5.13 million), […]

Danish company seeking to invest in construction of solar power plants park in Chornobyl exclusion zone.

Danish company seeking to invest in construction of solar power plants park in Chornobyl exclusion zone.

The plans were announced by Minister of Ecology and Natural Resources of Ukraine Ostap Semerak during a meeting with representatives of the international consortium represented by Midas Consulting, as reported by the ministry’s press service. “Over these 30 years has been significant progress on safety in the exclusion zone and at the Chornobyl nuclear power […]