Tag: heating
Macedonia 26.01.21 | 14:56

Passengers on the Skopje – Bitola train were forced to use a dangerous gas canister for heating

Lack of heating on trains has forced passengers to use an exceptionally dangerous mode of heating, said the VMRO-DPMNE transportation committee. It shared a picture from the Skopje – Bitola train in which someone had put a heater that uses a gas canister. The committee notes that there is a long...

Macedonia 27.10.20 | 17:38

Repairs in Bulgaria reduce gas supplies to Macedonia

Bulgaria is reducing gas supplies to Macedonia due to servicing of the pipeline. Macedonia uses Russian gas, transported through Bulgaria, for several stations that warm water used to heat apartments in the capital Skopje, as well as produce electricity and for the needs of several industrial plants....

Macedonia 07.02.20 | 10:44

World Bank report finds that Macedonians use outdated forms of heating which badly damage the environment

A World Bank report finds that the energy sector in Macedonia is badly outdated, with costly electricity imports, damaging to the forests and causing high levels of air pollution. The report notes that only 9 percent of all households use central heating – all of them in the capital Skopje. Some...

Macedonia 29.01.20 | 17:03

New law would ban Skopje citizens from disconnecting from the central heating system

The DUI party proposed that Skopje citizens who want to disconnect their central heating service, would be allowed to do so only if they prove that their alternative source of heating is energy efficient. This amendment, proposed by DUI’s Artan Grubi, was accepted by the European Affairs Committee...

Economy 21.05.19 | 21:31

VMRO will propose a reduction in the heating tax

After meeting opposition supporters in Skopje’s Karpos district, VMRO-DPMNE leader Hristijan Mickoski announced that the party will propose regulation to lower the heating prices in the capital. Mickoski reminded the public that Zoran Zaev and his SDSM party promised to do just that, by reducing...