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Join #EU4Energy Babushka challenge and win a prize

13 March 2019
Being more energy efficient can be simple if you listen to our #EU4Energy Babushka! From 13th to 25rd of March, our Babushka will share valuable tips and tricks about how to save energy and money by being more energy efficient. And she wants you to share any advice you have on how to consume less…
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EU4Energy: Georgia develops new methodology for natural gas storage with EU support

11 March 2019
On 6 March, Energy Community experts, in cooperation with the Georgian National Energy and Water Supply Regulatory Commission (GNERC) and the Georgian Oil and Gas Corporation (GOGC), started the development of the country’s natural gas storage tariff methodology. The main aim is to enhance…
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Best sustainable energy projects in Armenia

11 March 2019
During an official award ceremony in Yerevan on 19 February, the six best energy efficiency projects financed in Armenia through the Energocredit facility received special awards for their contribution to reducing greenhouse gas emissions in Armenia. The winners were Armyanksiy Urozhai LLC,…
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Ukraine: Lviv to introduce new energy-efficient trolleybuses thanks to EU assistance

11 March 2019
The city of Lviv, the largest municipality in Western Ukraine with a population of 700,000, will introduce 50 new energy-efficient and ecologically-friendly trolleybuses to its transport network. In order to do this, the Lviv municipality’s authorities received a 13-year loan of up to €15 million…
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Ukraine to receive EU support with improving public service obligations in energy field

11 March 2019
On 12-13 March, experts from France and Latvia will visit Ukraine to share European best practice and experience from the EU Member States on public service obligations in the energy field. The experts will meet with representatives of the country’s National Energy and Utilities Regulatory…
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EU Sustainable Energy Week 2019: Organise an Energy Day in your town or city!

06 March 2019
In the framework of the European Union Sustainable Energy Week 2019 (EUSEW), local public and private organisations are organising Energy Days, which are  activities and events that promote clean energy transition. Any activity can be an Energy Day – from a workshop or a competition to a tour of…
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EU4Energy workshop on cross-border electricity cooperation between Ukraine and Moldova

04 March 2019
On 28 February, the Energy Community Secretariat organised a training workshop on cross-border electricity balancing cooperation between Ukraine and the Republic of Moldova. As part of EU4Energy support to electricity market reform in the two countries, the workshop focused on the implementation…
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Ukraine: EU support helps bring new energy efficient trolleybuses to Kharkiv

28 February 2019
The city of Kharkiv – Ukraine’s second largest municipality with a population of one and a half million – will soon introduce new energy efficient and ecologically-friendly trolleybuses to its streets. The implementation of the respective project and financial due diligence are being supported by…
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New Syvash wind farm in Ukraine set to be the biggest renewable energy project in the country

28 February 2019
Syvash wind farm, in the Chaplynka district of the Kherson region of Ukraine, is a 250MW onshore wind project being developed in the country. Upon completion, it will become the biggest renewable energy project in the country. The project is being developed by SyvashEnergoProm. It has an estimated…
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Ukraine: Young people in Dubno learn about energy efficiency thanks to EU

27 February 2019
As part of the EU-funded “Covenant of Mayors-Demonstration Projects” programme, pupils at two schools in Dubno, Ukraine learned about energy efficiency measures and tips on how to consume less energy and save money. The two schools in Dubno – known as schools no. 3 and no.7 in the context of the…