Energy minister: No plans for new borehole registration amnesty
There are currently 8,058 registered boreholes in Malta and Gozo, and the minister’s denial comes amid rumours that a new round of registrations may be in the offing.
A new quest for land: Malta’s solar farms set to cover an area as large as 94 football grounds
Solar energy farms are set to cater for half of Malta’s 10% renewable energy target for 2020 • To realise this goal a total of 2.7 million sq.m of solar farms...
Maltese consumers pay 40% less for electricity than EU average in 2017

Tax on electricity in Malta remained the lowest across the bloc

Tax on electricity in Malta remained the lowest across the...

[LISTEN] Delay on Electrogas security of supply down to voluminous docs for banks

Former energy minister says banks financing Electrogas have doubled in number and require voluminous documentation before financing can be cleared and security...

Former energy minister says banks financing Electrogas have...

Updated | Electrogas to finalise refinancing of bridge loan by end of year

State guarantee for €360 million Electrogas loan has been extended once again without public notification

State guarantee for €360 million Electrogas loan has...

Enemalta to build €75 million underground secure data hub with Streamcast

Agreement will see a €75 million investment in the global data centre market, for the development of a secure data hub underground, at Marsa.

Agreement will see a €75 million investment in the...

Limiting number of petrol stations could boost use of electric vehicles, expert suggests

'The government’s decision to completely remove registration tax on the importation of electric and hybrid vehicles should also help entice used car...

'The government’s decision to completely remove...

No breakdown yet of energy sources for interconnector

'Electricity purchased through the interconnector is derived from the...

'Electricity purchased through the interconnector is...

Energy ministry launches funding scheme for 50MW in solar farms

Maximum take up of the scheme would leave Malta some 40MW short of its EU2020...

Maximum take up of the scheme would leave Malta some 40MW...

Electricity from Sicily was main power source last year

Interconnector was responsible for 68% of electricity generation, figures from...

Interconnector was responsible for 68% of electricity...

New solar farm policy could lead to generation of up to 50MW of electricity

The estimate is based on interest shown by the private sector in developing sites according to the policy’s specifications

The estimate is based on interest shown by the private...

Dismantling of Delimara chimney and HFO boilers underway

Once dismantled, the Delimara plant’s materials will be carefully...

Once dismantled, the Delimara plant’s materials...

Clean energy transition: EU islands provide the ideal platform

Energy Minister Joe Mizzi addresses high-level energy forum in Crete, describes...

Energy Minister Joe Mizzi addresses high-level energy forum...

Works to dismantle Delimara chimney to start next month

Environment Authority approves permits required to start dismantling the...

Environment Authority approves permits required to start...

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