EU energy in figures: Statistical pocketbook 2017

22 February 2018
The energy sector is one of the pillars of growth, competitiveness and development for modern economies. To keep up with the ongoing transformation of the energy sector in Europe, we need data that is accurate and up-to-date. This publication provides an overview of the most relevant annual energy…

Clean energy for all Europeans

22 February 2018
Huge improvements in energy efficiency are occurring across the European Union. Energy efficiency policies are delivering in terms of reducing consumption, safeguarding Europe’s security of supply, reducing CO2 emissions, creating jobs and saving money for consumers. All this brings monetary and…

Energy Community Connected - News across the Energy Community Region (Issue 3)

15 February 2018
Energy Community Secretariat published the third edition of Energy Community Connected - News across the Energy Community Region. Once again, the newsletter puts energy developments of significance for both Energy Community Contracting Parties and EU Member States in the spotlight. This issue…

Policy guidelines on the Grid Integration of Prosumers by the Energy Community Secretariat

15 February 2018
Energy Community Secretariat published policy guidelines on grid integration of prosumers. Renewable energy technologies are transforming the way we produce and use energy. The share of distributed energy sources is rapidly increasing, thereby requiring all stakeholders to revisit the approach to…
Enforcement Powers of Energy Regulators in the Energy Community

Enforcement Powers of Energy Regulators in the Energy Community

19 January 2018
The report provides an overview of the powers of the Energy Community regulators and identifies possible obstacles as regards the efficiency of the enforcement powers in place. In doing so, the analysis targets identification of areas of possible improvement needs to ensure effective work of…

Energy and Biomass in Moldova, Newsletter No 36

11 January 2018
The Newsletter is produced by the Energy and Biomass Project in Moldova, funded by the European Union and implemented by the United Nations Development Programme. The project aims to contribute to the reliable, competitive and sustainable production of energy from biomass, which is the most viable…
Revolving loan funds as a successful financing mechanism for the energy efficiency initiatives of the local communities

Revolving loan funds: a successful financing mechanism for the energy efficiency initiatives of the local communities

10 January 2018
The publication outlines the legal and regulatory framework, the principles and mechanisms of using the revolving loan funds, as well as examples from the local communities in Ukraine.
Energy service contracts – a valuable instrument for financing the energy efficient projects

Energy service contracts – a valuable instrument for financing the energy efficient projects

10 January 2018
The publication outlines the legal and regulatory base and the principles of operation of the energy service companies (ESCOs), the mechanisms of the implementation of energy service contracts, practical examples from Ukraine.
Democracy and its Deficits: The path towards becoming European-style democracies in Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine

Democracy and its Deficits: The path towards becoming European-style democracies in Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine

28 December 2017
Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine are three participating states of the European Partnership that have chosen to conclude Association Agreements with the European Union, often at the expense of relations with their most powerful neighbour, Russia. They are also rather similar in their levels of…
Energy Reforms: October 2017 review

Energy Reforms: October 2017 review

18 December 2017
The monitoring report analyses Ukraine’s progress in the framework of the implementation of the Association Agreement with the EU in the areas of energy and environment for October 2017. The report was prepared by “Enhancing impact of civil society in monitoring and policy dialogue on energy and…