Petrol d.d., Ljubljana

Project Coordinator

Petrol, the leading Slovenian energy company, is the principal strategic supplier of oil and other energy products to the Slovenian market. Through an extensive distribution network of proprietary service stations, Petrol provides drivers on Slovenia’s roads and highways with a broad range of automotive goods and services and a wide selection of household and food products and other merchandise.

The core area of operations of the Petrol Group is oil trading activities. Petrol’s principal competitive advantage over potential competitors is its extensive network of 464 modern service stations in Slovenia and abroad.

The principal development direction of the Petrol Group is the introduction of new energy activities, in particular the sale of gas, heat and electricity, but in the long run also renewable energy sources.


Consortium Partner

Petrol d.o.o. was founded in 1996, and since then has become one of the leading oil and gas retailer operating in Croatia. The Petrol d.o.o in Croatia currently has 105 gas stations, allocated all across the country. Dedicated to conduct business in a socially and environmentally responsible manner, Petrol d.o.o. is always evaluating other areas where can access lower carbon, commercially attractive opportunities to complement its existing businesses.

City Municipality of Ljubljana

Consortium Partner

Municipality of Ljubljana covers a total area of 275 square kilometres and has a population of 264,269 people (2002) living in 38 settlements. It is one of 11 Slovene Urban Municipalities and incorporates the Slovene capital city of Ljubljana, the country’s largest city as well as its political, administrative, economic, educational and cultural centre.

In June 2014 Ljubljana was named European Green Capital 2016. The title of European Green Capital has significantly strengthened Ljubljana’s recognition worldwide, upgraded the brand of the city and put us on the map of leading sustainable, green, tourist and innovative cities.

The task of the City of Ljubljana is to assure the best service to all our citizens. Mayor Zoran Janković and his colleagues are the ones who, in the last decade, have from a prolonged sleep awoken Ljubljana, to him the most beautiful city in the world, and elevated it to the very summit of Europe. Many projects and measures orchestrated under his baton have a common goal – to ensure a high quality of live for every generation in a beautiful, orderly, clean, safe, solidary and green city.

City of Zagreb

Consortium Partner

The city of Zagreb, capital of Croatia, on the historic and political threshold between East and West, illustrates both the continental and Mediterranean spirit of the nation it spearheads. Zagreb is the cultural, scientific, economic, political and administrative centre of the Republic of Croatia, and is home to the Croatian Parliament, Government and President. Its favourable location between the Pannonian plain, the edge of the Alps and the Dinaric range has allowed it to become a crossing point for mass international communication. The transport connections, concentration of industry, scientific, and research institutions and industrial tradition underlie its leading economic position in Croatia.

In the last official census of 2011 the population of the City of Zagreb was 792,875. The wider Zagreb metropolitan area includes the City of Zagreb and the separate Zagreb County bringing the total metropolitan area population up to 1,237,887. It is the biggest metropolitan area in Croatia, and the only one with a population of over one million.

City of Bratislava

Consortium Partner

Bratislava is the capital of Slovakia. With a population of about 450,000 it is also the country’s largest city. The greater metropolitan area is home to more than 650,000 people. Bratislava is in southwestern Slovakia, occupying both banks of the River Danube and the left bank of the River Morava. Bordering Austria and Hungary, it is the only national capital that borders two sovereign states.

Bratislava is the eighth best city for freelancers to live in, mostly because of fast internet and low taxes. In 2017, Bratislava was ranked as the third richest region of the European Union by GDP (PPP) per capita (after Hamburg and Luxembourg City). GDP at purchasing power parity is about three times higher than in other Slovak regions.

Slovenske železnice

Consortium Partner

Slovenske železnice-Potniški promet (Slovenian Railways – Passenger transport) is a subsidiary of Slovenske železnice, d.o.o., and operates under the rules of the contractual concern it belongs to, in accordance with the business system of Slovenian rail companies. SŽ-Potniški promet operates rail passenger services in domestic, cross-border (regional), and international public transport. With over 500 trains running service daily, weekday ridership reaches roughly 15 million passengers every year. Domestic journeys consist mainly of commuters, who travel daily to work or school, while the majority of international trains carry passengers from Croatia, Austria, and Germany, as well as passengers travelling with InterRail or Eurail services.


Consortium Partner

GoOpti is a fast-growing demand responsive transportation marketplace startup, providing innovative matching of passengers for shared and private transfers between airports and remote towns /cities. GoOpti is a Slovenian company with offices also in Croatia and Italy.

Západoslovenská energetika, a.s.

Consortium Partner

Západoslovenská energetika, a.s. (hereinafter only ZSE), is a leading energy company in Slovakia. ZSE is a member of the German energy group E.ON. On 1st July 2007 ZSE created daughter companies for the operation of distribution systems and trade and sales of electricity. Both ZSE Energia, a.s., and Západoslovenská distribučná, a.s., are 100% daughter companies of ZSE.

Based on the legal framework established by the EU directive concerning common rules for the internal market in electricity, which was implemented to the Slovak legislation through the Act No. 656/2004 Z.z., on 1 July 2007 electricity distribution was separated as a regulated activity from electricity trading ruled by the free market.

ZSE will continue to provide core customer services including billing to all its customers – households, businesses and strategic Slovak companies.

ZSE has been on the Slovak market since 1922.

GO4, s.r.o.

Consortium Partner

We have been providing complex courier services for 10 years. We are constantly bringing new products to the market for courier services in the CEE region. Since 2007, we have been the largest citybuilder service in Slovakia, not only in the volume of freight forwarding, but also in quality standards and innovations.