Prishtina, 27.11.2014 - The Ministry of Economic Development, on behalf of the Project Steering Committee, announced the deadline for the submission of bids for the construction of Kosova e Re Power Plant. MED, on behalf of the PSC, informed the prequalified investors that the deadline for the submission of bids for the implementation of this project is December 19, 2014.
Announcement of the selection of preferred investor will be in January 2015.
The project for the construction of new electricity generation capacities is based on the Kosovo Energy Strategy, which stipulates that new capacities shall be realized through foreign direct investment.
The capacity of the Kosova e Re Power Plant will be 2x300 MW net electricity. TPP Kosova e Re will be developed in compliance with all European standards and directives, with the installation of the best available technologies such as PC and CFB, which ensure that environment pollution is minimal, and with an efficiency of at least 37%.
Construction of the Kosova e Re Power Plant shall ensure:
1. Replacement of electricity generation from Kosova A;
2. Coverage of domestic electricity consumption demand;
3. Environmental improvements in the energy sector; and
4. Provision of security of electricity supply.
MED shall timely inform the public on other developments that will occur during this period.