Kinstellar Energy Digest: Ukraine. August 2018 in Review

September 2018 − Kinstellar Energy Digest: Ukraine
GAS STORAGE: Ukraine revises tariffs for natural gas storage
On 1 August 2018, new tariffs came into effect for the underground storage of natural gas in Ukraine. Ukraine’s National...

Kinstellar advises E.ON on the disposal of a combined cycle (CCGT) power plant in western Slovakia

August 2018 – Kinstellar has recently advised the German group E.ON on the sale of a state-of-the art CCGT power plant to the regional power producer and distributor Západoslovenská energetika (ZSE), in which the Slovak state holds a 51% stake.

Kinstellar advises Veolia Energie International on the acquisition of Slovak heat & power producer PPC Investments

August 2018 – Kinstellar has recently advised the Slovak branch of French energy giant Veolia Energie International on the acquisition of PPC Investments, which owns and operates a combined cycle natural gas-fired power plant near the Slovak capital...

Kinstellar Energy Digest: Ukraine. July 2018 in Review

August 2018 − Kinstellar Energy Digest: Ukraine
OIL AND GAS: Ukraine supports new roadmap for the sale of hydrocarbon licences by auction
On 26 July 2018, Ukraine’s Cabinet of Ministers approved a roadmap to hold international auctions...

Kinstellar Energy Digest: Ukraine. June 2018 in Review

July 2018 − Kinstellar Energy Digest: Ukraine. June 2018 in Review
RENEWABLE ENERGY: Competitive draft laws set out the basics for future auction schemes
On 7 June 2018, the draft law “On Ensuring Competitive Terms of Production of Electricity...

Kinstellar picks up two CEE Legal Matters Deal of the Year awards

June 2018 – Kinstellar has won the Deal of the Year award for Hungary and Serbia at the CEE Legal Matters awards ceremony, which was held in Prague on 6 June 2018. A two-tiered panel of leading lawyers from across the region selected winners for 17...

Transfer of licenses in the context of asset privatisations in the mining sector

June 2018 – The current Serbian privatisation framework was established in August 2014 through the adoption of a new privatisation law (“Privatisation Law”) and subsequent introduction of all relevant secondary legislation. Although the phase of...

Kinstellar Energy Digest: Ukraine. May 2018 in Review

June 2018 – Kinstellar Energy Digest: Ukraine. May 2018 in Review
Fields for mineral resource exploitation and production
Ukraine’s State Service on Geology and Mineral Resources (“Derzhgeonadra”) has announced on its website plans...

Kinstellar Energy Digest: Ukraine April 2018 in Review

May 2018 –
Drop-outs: certain buildings do not need to be compliant
On 11 April 2018, Ukraine’s government approved a list of buildings that are not subject to minimum energy efficiency...

Kristóf Ferenczi, Partner and Head of Kinsterllar’s firm-wide Energy practice speaks at the Petrochemical & Refining Congress in Berlin

May 2018 – Kristóf Ferenczi, Partner and head of Kinstellar’s firm-wide energy sector, was a keynote speaker at this year’s “Petrochemical & Refining Congress” that took place in Berlin on 7–8 May 2018.
Kristóf participated as...