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Partner Kristóf Ferenczi speaks at Energy Week Uzbekistan 2019

September 2019 ─ Kristóf Ferenczi, Partner and Head of Kinstellar’s firm-wide Energy practice, participated in Energy Week Uzbekistan 2019, which took place in Tashken,between 25–27 September
Energy Week Uzbekistan aims to provide insights...

Kinstellar wins award for the largest transaction in the agriculture sector at the annual Lawyers’ Gala in Romania

September 2019 – Kinstellar is pleased to announce that our Bucharest office has been awarded the prize for the largest transaction this year in Romania’s agriculture sector at the 10th Annual Lawyers’ Gala organised by the business daily Ziarul...

Lending to companies engaged in heat business in Ukraine: New rules apply to loans from international lenders

Regulation of Heat Market in Ukraine
September 2019 – In Ukraine, the generation, transmission and distribution of heat are subject to licensing by either the National Energy and Utilities Regulation Commission (NEURC) or regional state administrations...

Kinstellar Energy & Natural Resources Digest: Ukraine. July 2019 in Review

August 2019 – Kinstellar Energy & Natural Resources Digest: Ukraine. July in Review
ELECTRICITY: First reflections on the new electricity market in Ukraine
Ukraine’s new electricity market began operation on 1 July 2019 and has...

Auction for 28 oil perimeters launched in Romania

July 2019 - Romania’s National Agency for Mineral Resources (NAMR) has launched the bidding procedure for 28 petroleum exploitation areas as per Order no. 273 dated 24 July 2019 in the Romanian Official Gazette.
The auctions involve 22 onshore...

Kinstellar Energy & Natural Resources Digest: Ukraine. June 2019 in Review

July 2019 – Kinstellar Energy & Natural Resources Digest Ukraine, June in Review
ELECTRICITY: New energy market in Ukraine is launched as scheduled
The new energy market began operation on 1 July 2019, despite previous discussions...

Kinstellar hosts Winter Package conference in Prague

June 2019 – The Czech energy sector community came together on Wednesday, 19 June 2019 to discuss some of the main pros and cons of recently adopted “EU Winter Package” energy legislation, including its impact on the energy market.
The conference...

Expected new round of auctions in Romania for 28 petroleum exploitation areas

June 2019 – It is expected that Romania’s National Agency for Mineral Resources (ANRM) will announce plans to hold auctions for 28 petroleum exploitation areas. The auctions involve 22 onshore and 6 offshore concessions. Auctions are apparently scheduled...

Kinstellar Energy & Natural Resources Digest Ukraine, May 2019 in Review

June 2019 – Kinstellar Energy & Natural Resources Digest Ukraine, May 2019 in Review
ELECTRICITY: Ukraine set to postpone launch of new energy market by three months
On 29 May 2019, members of parliament registered Bill No. 10343...

Council of the European Union has adopted the remaining legislative acts reforming the European electricity market as part of the EU Clean Energy Package – the Clean Energy Package is now complete

May 2019 – The European Commission had announced the Energy Union Framework Strategy in 2015, setting out the main objectives of the EU energy policy to be followed in the future.  As a fundamental pillar of the Energy Union Framework Strategy, in...