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EP Urges Albanian Govt to Decrease Dependency on HPP Projects
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EP Urges Albanian Govt to Decrease Dependency on HPP Projects

TIRANA, December 11 The European Parliament resolution on Albania calls on authorities to review the strategy on renewable energy. The 39th point of the resolution highlights that the European Parliament expresses deep concern about certain economic projects that have led to grave environmental damage in protected areas, such as large-scale tourist resorts and the hydropower...

European Parliament Demands Creation of Vjosa National Park
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European Parliament Demands Creation of Vjosa National Park

TIRANA, February 20 The European Parliament demands the creation of Vjosa National Park. The request was included in the current Enlargement Report. More specifically, point 32 says that the environmental impact of hydropower plants is often not properly assessed to ensure compliance with international standards and relevant EU nature legislation. Further on, it advises the...