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Energy & Natural Resources

Compensations for energy prices in Slovakia

December 2022 – On 1 December 2022, the Ministry of Economy of the Slovak Republic (“the Ministry”) published a call for the submission of applications for the provision of a subsidy to cover additional costs due to the increase in gas and electricity...

Žurić i Partneri (ŽiP) Kinstellar assists the European Commission Directorate General for Energy (DG ENER) in the transposition process of Directive 2018/2001

November 2022 – ŽiP Kinstellar — together with Grimaldi Studio Legale as the lead law firm and the Grimaldi Alliance network of highly skilled national experts from law firms Collegium Bitai & Partners, Dimitrov, Petrov & Co., Drakopoulos...

Kinstellar and Gen Temizer Özer advise Torunlar Group on the acquisition of a 50% stake in AKCEZ—a joint venture between ČEZ Group and Akkök Group in Turkey

August 2022 –  Kinstellar and Gen Temizer Özer are delighted to have supported Başkent Doğalgaz Dağıtım Gayrimenkul Yatırım Ortaklığı A.Ş., the second-largest gas distributor in Turkey and publicly listed on the Istanbul stock exchange...

Kinstellar contributes to the Clean Energy Tool launched by Simmons & Simmons

July 2022 – Kinstellar is honoured and delighted to have contributed, as exclusive authors, to the Czech, Hungarian and Kazakhstan sections of the Clean Energy Tool launched by international law firm Simmons & Simmons.

Long term renewable power purchase agreements with renewable energy generators

May 2022 – The sale of the generated electricity by renewable energy generators through market-based long-term power purchase agreements (PPAs) is a fairly new phenomenon in the Hungarian electricity market. Whilst PPAs have already been concluded between...

Kinstellar advises MVM Group on the acquisition of a direct stake in two leading energy utility construction companies in Serbia

March 2022 – Kinstellar is proud to have advised MVM Group, one of the leading regional energy groups, on entering into a share purchase agreement with the Serbian Maneks Group in connection with the acquisition of a 33.4% stake in Energotehnika Južna...

Romanian energy regulator adopts rules for setting fines applied as a percentage of turnover

March 2022 – Further to the transposition into Romanian law of the Internal Market in Electricity Directive (EU) 2019/944 in December 2021 (that we previously wrote about here), the Romanian Energy Regulatory Authority (“ANRE”) has recently adopted...

The REPowerEU Plan: European Commission’s Communication for a Joint European Action for more affordable, secure and sustainable energy and what it means for Romania

March 2022 – The European Commission published, on 8 March 2022, its REPowerEU Communication addressed to the European Parliament, the European Council, the Council, the European Economic and Social Committee and the Committee of the Regions on Joint...

Good news for renewable energy producers following amendments to the Romanian Energy Law

January 2022 – On 31 December 2021, Government Emergency Ordinance no. 143/2021 amending the Romanian Energy Law no. 123/2012 (the “Energy Law”) and other normative acts was published in the Official Gazette (“GEO no. 143/2021”) and entered...

Business Decarbonisation Dialogue

December 2021 – The British Embassy Kyiv, the Office of National Investment Council, and Kinstellar are announcing an open dialogue to discuss rapid and early reductions in emissions.