EBRD launches research programme for SMEs in 6 European countries
The new programme is designed to create free, publicly available research reports to overcome information barriers that obstruct market liquidity ... more
EBRD and ENEF support the modernization of Bosnian TEM Mandeks
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) and the Enterprise Expansion Fund (ENEF) announced they were supporting the modernization of TEM Mandeks – a Bosnian manufacturer of electrical installation accessories with 2 million euro loan ... more
EU renewable energy project in Croatia and Serbia supports public lighting modernization
A renewable energy project, financed by the European Union, supported two Croatian towns and a city in Serbia in improving their energy efficiency. Under the R-Sol-E solar energy initiative the project partners managed to decrease the energy consumption ... more
Kosovo to build its biggest wind farm with a 58 mln. euro loan
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) is providing a 58 million euro loan to support finance the construction and operation of the 105 MW Bajgora wind farm in the north part of Kosovo ... more
Largest ferronickel producing company in Kosovo receives EBRD funding
The largest ferronickel producing company in Kosovo NewCo Ferronikeli (NFN) will receive an investment worth EUR 25 million from the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD. The funds are aimed to support the energy efficiency and operational efficiency optimization of the manufacturer ... more
Sweden supports an UNDP energy management project in Bosnia and Herzegovina
The project aims to create favourable conditions for investments in energy efficiency projects, increase the number of green jobs, and contribute to environmental protection and economic development of Bosnia and Herzegovina ... more
The metal fabricated parts maker in North Macedonia Aktiva expands production
The Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) announced its plans to provide an EUR 5 million loan to one of the leading metal processing and construction companies in North Macedonia Aktiva. It will allow the successful SME Aktiva to upgrade its production and coating facilities ... more
Incandescent light bulbs to get banned in Serbia in 2020
New rules in Serbia will ban the use of some energyinefficient products including incandescent light bulbs. The new regulation will enter into force in mid-2020 ... more
A modern mechanical biological treatment plant to be constructed in Turkey
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) provides a 9-million euro loan for the construction of a mechanical biological treatment plant which combines a sorting facility with biological treatment such as composting and producing energy from waste ... more
EBRD funds innovations in SMEs across Bulgaria and Romania
A new financing programme will support investment in research and innovation by small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) and midcaps. The programme was launched by the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) and the European Union and is aimed at companies in Bulgaria, Latvia and Romani ... more
Serbia`s wind energy is on the rise
With a couple of key wind energy projects implemented in the small town of Kovacica, the northern Serbian province of Vojvodina now ranks among the top current country regions developing renewable energy solutions. ... more
Croatia modernizes public lighting in 57 municipalities
The platform Balkan Green Energy News, supported by the Center for Promotion of Sustainable Development in the Balkan region, recently announced that Croatia is currently retrofitting public lighting in 32 municipalities under a large scale project called Newlight. ... more
Yaskawa opened a new manufacturing facility in Slovenia
After it successfully launched the European production of its Motoman robots at the end of 2018, the Japanese technology group Yaskawa opened its new robot production facility with European robotics development centre at Kocevje, Slovenia. ... more
EBRD supports small and medium-sized enterprises in Turkey
The EBRD supports businesses from many industries in Turkey, such as food and beverages, wholesale and retail distribution and construction and engineering ... more
EBRD and EU funding street lighting refurbishing projects in over Serbian 30 municipalities
Over 30 municipalities in Serbia will benefit from lighting refurbishing projects, the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) announced. The projects are being implemented under the Regional Energy Efficiency Programme ... more

LATEST issue 4/2022

issue 4-2022



Comet Electronics – Contract Manufacturing Services

Comet Electronics – Contract Manufacturing Services

Comet Electronics offers development service from the idea to the complete product, according to customer’s needs. The company’s design department works in close cooperation with its manufacturing units and the ... more
Endrich Bauelemente Vertriebs GmbH success on the International Plovdiv Technical Fair

Endrich Bauelemente Vertriebs GmbH success on the International Plovdiv Technical Fair

Zoltan Kiss, Export manager and Head of R&D in Endrich, gives more details about the highlights in the company’s participation at this year’s edition of the International technical fair in ... more
e-IoT success strories in 2022

e-IoT success strories in 2022

The 2020 debut of the E-IoT concept at the EmbeddedWord 2020 exhibition in Nuremberg has already predicted that the engineering community in the field of IoT will welcome the introduction of a complete test infrastructure to support their ... more