Irish company to invest in alternative energy in Belarus
GOMEL, 18 May (BelTA) - The Irish company Pure Energy Intelligence intends to invest in the development of alternative energy in Belarus, the company CEO Torsten Merkel told journalists at the Gomel Economic Forum.
“In Belarus we are going to develop projects on the use of solar energy, wind and biogas. According to our company's estimates, long-term investment in these areas may amount up to $8 billion,” the businessman said.
The Irish company plans to build solar power stations in Gomel Oblast. The investment agreement was signed at the Gomel Economic Forum on 18 May. According to the business plan, so-called solar parks will be constructed at the area of more than 110 hectares in Bragin and Yelsk Districts in 2013-2016. Once up and running, solar power plants will generate 28MW. Electricity will be used for oblast needs.
The company ships diesel fuel along the Pripyat River and the Dnepr River to Ukrainian customers.
GOMEL, 9 April (BelTA) – Gomselmash has plans to set up a trading house in Ukraine, BelTA learnt from head of the company’s marketing center Dmitry Mulyar.
The decision was made at a session of the board of directors of Gomselmash. The new company will be called Trading House Gomselmash-Ukraine and will be located in Kyiv. The session approved the articles of incorporation and the amount of th...
MINSK, 8 April (BelTA) – The Belarusian company OAO Mozyr Oil Refinery intends to increase the yield of light oil products up to 72%. The information was released by the company’s Deputy Director General for Raw Materials and Sales Vitaly Pavlov on 8 April at the international conference scheduled to take place in Minsk on 7-8 April to discuss oil processing and the export of oil products, BelTA h...
MINSK, 4 April (BelTA) – As much as $1.7 billion will be invested in the modernization of Mozyr Oil Refinery, BelTA learned from Vladimir Sizov, Acting Deputy Chairman of the Board of the Belarusian petrochemical concern Belneftekhim, on 7 April. The information was released at the conference scheduled to take place in Minsk on 7-8 April to discuss oil processing and the export of Belarusian oil p...
GOMEL, 24 March (BelTA) – OAO Belarusian Steel Works (BMZ trademark), the managing company of Belarusian Metallurgical Company and the German bank AKA-Ausfuhrkreditgesellschaft mbH (Frankfurt am Main, Germany) have signed a long-term agreement. In line with the agreement the German bank will lend €9 million to BMZ for implementing an environmental project, the company’s press service told BelTA.
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