Environment

First Phase of the Győr Macro-Region Waste Management Major Project Completed

The first phase of the Győr Macro-regional waste management major project completed and was handed over on December 7.


Renewal of Cities under the New Hungary Development Plan

The assistance contract underpinning the urban rehabilitation of Kaposvár and Nyíregyháza has been signed.


Aggtelek and Corinthia Royal Make Forbes List

The online edition of Forbes magazine has compiled a list of Europe's hidden treasures, suggesting that instead of the Eiffel Tower and the Vatican, 10 lesser-known destinations are worth visiting.


The Second Phase of the Small Balaton Water Protection System Approved by the Government

The Government has approved and submitted the funding request of a major project called "Implementation of Phase II of the Small Balaton Water Protection System (KBVR)" to the European Commission.


Lake Tisza Eco-Center to Be Implemented from Funding Amounting to HUF 2.2 Billion

Lake Tisza eco-center, to be constructed in Poroszló, will be implemented under the New Hungary Development Plan with the help of funding amounting to over HUF 2.2 billion.


Investment Worth HUF 1 Billion at the Sewage Treatment Plant in Dunakeszi

Mr Imre Szabó, Minister of Environment and Water laid the foundation stone of the investment to be implemented at the sewage treatment plant in Dunakeszi with the help of funding amounting to nearly HUF 1.1 billion.


ELMIB Plans HUF 9 Billion Biomass-Fueled Power Plant in NE Hungary

Hungary's ELMIB plans to build a HUF 9 billion biomass-fueled power plant in Salgotarjan (NE Hungary), CEO Jozsef Kele announced on November 3.


Magyar Telekom Wins Green Frog Award Again

Magyar Telekom ranked second with its Sustainability Report in the competition announced for the Central European Environmental Reporting Award (‘Green Frog').


Spa Town Decides to Set Up JV With Geothermal Energy Company PannErgy

Alternative energy company PannErgy on October 12 announced that local officials of Hajduszoboszlo (E Hungary) decided to set up a power plant jointly with PannErgy to harness geothermal energy for district heating and electricity.


Construction of Two Reservoirs to Commence Within the Framework of the Vásárhelyi Plan

Mr Imre Szabó, Minister for Environmental Protection and Water laid the foundation stones of the Nagykunság and Hanyi-Tiszasüly spillway reservoirs on September 24.


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