Bosnia and Herzegovina, EIA applications submitted for two SHPPs

, SEE Energy News

Local company Sarajevo International has submitted requests for preliminary environmental impact assessment (EIA) studies for two small hydropower plants (SHPP) on the Bosna river to the Ministry of Environment and Tourism of the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina (FBiH).

The two SHPPs in question are 3.82 MW HPP Podlugovi with estimated annual electricity generation of 18.15 GWh and 4.26 MW HPP Ljubnici with an estimated generation of 18.75 GWh.

In November 2020, the Sarajevo Canton awarded a 30-year concession contracts to Sarajevo International to build and operate the two HPPs worth some 15 million euros in total.