The new 600 MW unit for the Šoštanj lignite power plant (TEŠ6) would replace the power plant’s existing units 1-4 and possibly 5. Its promoters argue with increased efficiency, but in fact, this one lignite power plant alone will swallow up almost the countrys entire carbon budget by 2050. See more...
|Type of Population||Semi-urban|
|Company Names or State Enterprises||Termoelektrarna Sostanj d.o.o. from Slovenia|
|Relevant government actors||Ministry of Economy, Ministry of the environment and spatial planning|
|International and Financial Institutions||European Investment Bank (EIB)|
European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD)
|Environmental justice organisations and other supporters||Focus, association for sustainable development, Greenpeace Slovenia, Umanotera, Ekologi brez meja|